How to Know if Government Is Too Big

Frédéric Bastiat: “Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.”

[P]roposals by Democratic presidential hopefuls . . . one major thread of thought[:] . . . “government’s role is to give me whatever I want at someone else’s expense.”

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