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Government Gone Bad

hcaton Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 9:15 PM
goverment stone walling about BENGHAZI murders suppling weapons ,jet planes , money to MUSLIN BROTHERHOOD ,AL-QAIDA is the cause of too much spending . 3 mo of lieing and still not more information . the people will not forget and will not just go away from this watergate solve the problem or get out of the way

Politicians claim they make our lives better by passing laws. But laws rarely improve life. They go wrong. Unintended consequences are inevitable.

Most voters don't pay enough attention to notice. They read headlines. They watch the Rose Garden signing ceremonies and hear the pundits declare that progress was made. Bipartisanship! Something got done. We assume a problem was solved.

Intuition tells us that government is in the problem-solving business, and so the more laws passed, the better off we are. The possibility that fewer laws could leave us better off is hard to grasp. Kids visiting Washington don't...