The discussion about Bastiat continues over at Liberty Matters . The discussants are Robert Leroux, David Hart, Mike Munger, and myself.
Cato’s David Boaz reads Jonathan Martin’s review of Robert Kaiser’s new book, Act of Congress . Here’s a slice from David’s Cato@Liberty post:
What struck me was that both of these very knowledgeable Washington journalists seem very clear-eyed about the deficiencies of the legislative process, and yet their understanding doesn’t cause them to question the idea of having government manage every facet of our lives.
Belatedly – 11 days too belatedly – Russ and I wish Leonard Liggio a Happy 80th birthday. Here’s Steve Horwitz on Leonard .