A lot of what Carson spoke about was more libertarian.
When will the people realize that the Progressive movement is a cynical game. The leaders of the Progressive movement know their ideas won't do what they promised but it does what they want.
With the levers of power in their hands, the Progressives can funnel money and power to themselves and their friends and allies. This is what they want.
Why do you think that they are not shocked that their ideas did not work. They obfuscate and rationalize why it did not work and fall back on trying the same tack but on a larger scale.
More money and power for them