Daily Archives: November 12, 2012

Not Quite Europe – Yet

Samuel Gregg at NRO: That said, I’m not one of those who, in recent days, have seemed inclined to indulge their inner curmudgeon, apparently convinced that it’s more or less game-over for America and we’re doomed to Euro-serfdom. Why? One … Continue reading

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System Failure

What’s driving America under financially? The welfare state: Welfare programs tend to expand. Advocacy groups discover coverage “gaps.” Economic downturns understandably sow sympathy for the needy. Arcane eligibility rules are liberalized. In 2010, a fifth of food stamp recipients had … Continue reading

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