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"Economic Development" Is a Corporate Welfare Scheme

Big GovernmentTaxes and Spending

Blog11/17/2017
Taxpayers are being ripped off to help companies that apparently can't turn a profit without some help from the government.

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Obama Administration's Bank Regulation Still Widening Gap Between Rich and Poor

Big GovernmentThe FedMoney and Banks

Blog11/02/2017
Few presidencies have ever done more to widen the gap between rich and poor than Barack Obama.

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America's History of Self Medicating: Opioids versus Alcohol

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog10/25/2017
No drug czar is needed, and the DEA can go home as well. People will self-medicate one way or another, with the government's blessing or without.

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The FBI’s Forgotten Criminal Record

Big GovernmentThe Police State

Blog10/24/2017
The FBI’s vast power and pervasive secrecy guarantee that more FBI scandals are just around the bend.

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Rothbard: The Myth of Tax "Reform"

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingFiscal TheoryInterventionism

Blog10/20/2017
We must, in short, get past the tax reformers' favorite ploy of revenue neutrality. Why must total revenue remain the same?

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The Next Generation of Currency Wars: Private vs. State-backed Crypto

Big GovernmentMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog10/20/2017
The revolutionary nature of cryptocurrency is at risk as governments around the world aim to co-opt it.

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A Call for "Do-Nothing" Presidents Without Legacies

Big GovernmentPolitical Theory

Blog10/17/2017
Presidential legacies mean government planning and control over the decisions and destinies of large numbers of people.

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Week in Review: September 16, 2017

Big GovernmentProtectionism and Free TradeTaxes and SpendingWorld HistoryMoney and Banking

Blog09/15/2017
"Politicians who compromise and seek bipartisanship are the most dangerous among the entire crew in Washington."

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Don't Trust Government To Protect Your Privacy

Big GovernmentBureaucracy and Regulation

Blog09/14/2017
Governments are good at shifting risk in sneaky ways, but they can’t legislate it out of existence.

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Seattle Seahawks Flee America for Medical Treatment

Big GovernmentHealth

Blog08/31/2017
America’s best athletes have been forced to leave the US for treatment because of the Food and Drug Administration.

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