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Quotation of the Day…
Posted By Don Boudreaux On July 7, 2013 @ 8:09 am In Other People's Money,Politics | Comments Disabled
… is from pages 113-114 of Stephen Magee’s 2013 article “Lawyers as Spam,” which is chapter 4 in The American Illness  (F. H. Buckley, ed., 2013):
Lobby groups in Washington get special-interest legislation passed that transfers wealth away from disorganized voters, taxpayers, and future generations. These transfers dwarf criminal activity in the economy. The problem is that the public purse is a commons that invites a feeding frenzy by organized lobbies. The result is collective irresponsibility manifested by federal budget deficits for 53 out of the past 60 years.
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