A. Barton Hinkle on Why Small Government Is the Cure for Voter Ignorance


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My fellow Americans, we are one ignorant bunch, writes A. Barton Hinkle. This is particularly true with regard to politics and government, subjects about which the public is a howling void of nescience. What's the solution? Limited government. As Hinkle explains, a smaller state can do less damage, even in the hands of a chronically uninformed electorate.