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Beware of Governments Bearing Tax Breaks

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareTaxes and Spending

Blog12/13/2016

Promises of tax relief are rarely genuine, and when they are, there are almost always hidden costs in the form of increased political entrepreneurship and the expansion of regulation.

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Lame-duck Congress Looking to Ban Online Gambling

Big GovernmentInterventionism

Blog12/07/2016

As more states consider legalizing online gambling, Republican Senators look for a new Federal ban.

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How FDR Politicized Thanksgiving

Big GovernmentU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog11/23/2016

No matter how hard it may be to avoid debating politics with family, be thankful that at least the holiday itself is no longer marred by partisanship.

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The Global Anti-Cash Axis Targets Australia

Big GovernmentInterventionismMoney and Banking

Blog11/16/2016

The global war on cash is remarkably well coordinated. The Anti-Cash Axis eyes Australia next.

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Instead of Draining the Swamp, the GOP is Greasing the Wheels

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Blog11/15/2016

The Republican Congress considers eliminating the ban on earmarks now that they control the White House.

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Brad DeLong Labels Bastiat a Modern Liberal

Big GovernmentTaxes and SpendingHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsInterventionism

Blog11/15/2016

In a recent blog post Professor J. Bradford DeLong encourages a new follower to read Bastiat because he is a good economist and a modern liberal.

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Week in Review: November 12, 2016

Big GovernmentStrategyPolitical Theory

Blog11/11/2016

Will Donald Trump's election lead to a more laissez-faire regime? That remains to be seen.

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