It is now difficult for Congress to pass even the kind of spending that all sides once saw as necessary public investment in transportation, research and education. It’s that “road to serfdom” again: Anything government does beyond enforcing contracts and stopping violence is denounced as the first step of a fox trot toward dictatorship.Imagine that.
So let’s give Ron Paul credit for unmasking the true source of gridlock in Washington
Monday, February 10, 2014
An economic school has led to gridlock in Washington: E.J. Dionne Blames The Austrian School of Economics
The Washington Post blames the ideas of Hayek and Mises for questioning more government spending:
Posted by Steve Bartin at 4:15 PM