Using "we" implies a collective responsibility, creates the false impression that most people are on board, and hints that we'll share equally in the benefits.
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For decades, libertarians have focused on illiberalism coming from the political left. But authoritarianism has taken root among many conservatives across the world.
America needs to get its fiscal house in order.
You can support pre-K education and affordable child care and worry about climate change while understanding that policymakers need to get out of the way.
Studies show that support for mandated paid leave drops when employees find out what it costs them in take-home pay.
The unique civic and economic role of voluntarism and charity has been a core part of American culture for centuries.
The legislation will have a negative impact on the labor supply and send high prices soaring even higher.
The media's hasty commentary on economic matters makes one question which reporters and pundits have educated themselves on the topics.
Hundreds of leaders have endorsed a 15 percent global minimum tax to quash countries with lower and simpler taxes.
The pick lends ammunition to those who have warned of a slippery slope toward socialism.
Free speech on campus is in jeopardy. But many people on the left and the right are rising to fight for our liberal democratic values.
They favor special interests, hurt consumers, and have utterly failed to rein in China.
"Spending trillions more on new and expanded government programs, when we can't even pay for the essential social programs...is the definition of fiscal insanity."
They give an edge to big companies that have no problems accessing capital and whose executives are often well-connected with politicians.
Democrats want to raise the debt ceiling, while Republicans occasionally remember they're against big government spending.
Taxing the Rich Isn't Enough to Pay for Democrats' Welfare State. They'll Need To Soak the Middle Class Too.
There simply aren't enough rich people to finance all the new spending.
Growing evidence confirms that barriers to immigration make us all worse off.
The two are idolizing the wrong models.
The same institution that's unable to run the Postal Service or Amtrak orchestrated our invasion and withdrawal of Afghanistan.
As it turns out, state and local tax revenues hardly collapsed.
As inflation increases, we need a low-debt environment.
The Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Shows That Republicans Love Big Government Just as Much as Democrats
We don't have a gridlock problem. We have a spending problem.
Democrats Are Considering a $6 Trillion Infrastructure Plan That Has Little to Do With Infrastructure
For many elected Democrats, infrastructure is much more than roads, bridges, dams, and waterways.
Many Politicians Claim That Increased Spending Sparks Economic Growth. Here's Why That's Misleading.
A new study finds that as the government expands, the private sector shrinks.
The spending plan demonstrates an unwillingness to govern and a preference for pandering to special interests.
No country gets out of poverty through redistribution of income.
The calls to implement such a plan are based on incorrect assumptions and a passive media.
The president says fighting climate change is one of his primary goals. His legislation would do no such thing.
This is the same agency that cost thousands of lives with its botched vaccine rollout.
Just because a politician says something doesn't make it so.
Democrats never miss an opportunity to rail against big corporations. Yet they're eagerly subsidizing their big corporate friends.
Workers will suffer.
And it has failed in almost every country where it's been tried.
The president's approach to immigration, trade, and industry may sound familiar.
Congress throws far too much money at special interests.
Like so many well-intentioned policies, it hurts the people it's supposed to help.
Never let a good manufactured crisis go to waste
The plan would redistribute wealth, create distortions, and grow government.