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An Honest Liberal Confronts the Problem of Government Dependency

Esther28 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 7:21 AM
They can patrol the borders and tell those who want to come in illegally for our $$$$$ which the illegals are looking for belong to them.

I’ve written and pontificated about the problem of government-created dependency and how the welfare state traps people in poverty.

I also shared this dramatic chart showing how redistribution programs create shockingly high implicit marginal tax rates for those with modest incomes.

But when a liberal writer for the New York Times basically comes to the same conclusion, that’s a sign that there may finally be some consensus about the...