The Obama administration's agenda of maximizing dependency involves political favoritism cloaked in the raiment of "economic planning" and "social justice" that somehow produce results superior to what markets produce when freedom allows merit to manifest itself, and incompetence to fail. The administration's central activity -- the political allocation of wealth and opportunity -- is not merely susceptible to corruption, it is corruption.Whole thing, well worth the read, here.
Thursday, May 14, 2009
Obama's Economic Extortion
As usual, but certainly not without exception, George Will has submitted another great column. Money quote: