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Samizdata quote of the day

A reminder, the problem isn’t the debt ceiling – it’s the debt, …

Rand Simberg

3 comments to Samizdata quote of the day

  • PersonFromPorlock

    I really think the problem is that they see government as being about them.

  • Roue le Jour

    Once government exists, it becomes an entity in its own right, with its own interests and ambitions. Any overlap with the interests of the population is largely coincidental.

    PersonFromPorlock, you have captured that sentiment most succinctly.

  • Paul Marks

    Yes the problem is the debt – and the wild government spending that is adding to it every day.