Sheldon Richman on Cutting Government to Boost the Economy


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Budget sequestration is as modest a step toward cutting Leviathan as one can imagine. Further progress will be difficult as long as people believe that slashing the size of government conflicts with reviving the economy. But as Sheldon Richman explains, nothing could be further from the truth. Cutting government will boost the economy.