Archive for June 24th, 2011

Why Isn’t Rick Scott More Popular? »

Rick Scott, who was elected as Florida’s governor last November, campaigned on a platform of fiscal conservatism. He wanted to cut taxes, cut government spending, and cut regulation to make Florida more business-friendly. He said his platform would create 700,000 jobs in seven years, and his campaign slogan was, “Let’s Get To Work!” Scott...
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Politics, Briefly »

As the Presidential Campaign heats up, I can’t help but think of Albert Jay Nock’s childhood reminiscence: One incident of election night, however, stuck in my memory. Some devoted patriot, very far gone in whiskey, wandered up in our direction and fell by the wayside in a vacant lot where he lay all night,...
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