Tag Archive: government spending

Feb
22

A Sequester of Competence

The world did not end in December 2012.  The Mayans were wrong.  So too were those who prognosticated that the Fiscal Cliff would end the world as we know it on January 1st 2013.  But wait, we are supposed to believe that the four horsemen of the apocalypse will begin their ride on March 1st …

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Mar
19

Blind(er) Faith in the Government

Alan Blinder was at it again in Monday’s WSJ, as he warned against a 2013 fiscal cliff.  One wonders if he is not too blind to tell the difference between a cliff and a mountain.  The cliff Professor Blinder worries about involves programmed tax increases and spending cuts set to take effect in January 2013.  …

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Mar
31

Anarchists Oppose Cutting Government Spending

You know governments need to cut their budgets when the anarchists start protesting against budget cuts. After all, anarchism is “a political philosophy which considers the state undesirable, unnecessary, and harmful, and instead promotes a stateless society, or anarchy.” Those whose philosophy it is for the state to fail are protesting against government spending cuts. …

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