Rich Whiners on Welfare

The rich believe if they whine loudly enough, it will draw attention away from their huge subsidies, and these are just the outright giveways provided to them by the government – it doesn’t include free infrastructure and technology provided by NASA and the military. Compared to so-called social welfare programs, their subsidies are almost double. […]

ALEC, a Republic whose Vote Is Money?

The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization which seems to masquerade as a force for public good. Effectively, it seems to function as a front for large corporate interests, composed of corporations, think tanks and members of state government. Its contributions seem to accrue great benefits. It is a big reason […]