John Stossel on Government Gone Bad

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Politicians claim they make our lives better by passing laws. But laws rarely improve life, writes John Stossel. 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.

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