Commentary: Why government needs a diet
Published 08/23/2012, West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON — Because the possibility of effectively supervising government varies inversely with government’s size, so does government’s lawfulness. This iron law of Leviathan is illustrated by a dispiriting story that begins with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, aka the stimulus, that supposedly temporary response to an economic emergency.Word count: 755
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