Great Fusionist article

Here it is.

“if a majority in Congress were to expand SCHIP (Children’s Medicaid) to families making from $60,000 to $80,000 per year, the state would simply be stripping certain people in society of resources and redistributing said resources to others—others who don’t need them by definition (read: they aren’t poor). And the IRS becomes our moral proxy?”

The Conservative goal of virtue is not attainable through (necessarily coercive) big government.

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