Monday, June 2, 2014

Stop Perverse Subsidies

Why do we provide government subsidies to tobacco, oil and coal companies? Why are agribusiness profits guaranteed? And why are NFL profits tax exempt? There are many other perverse forms of corporate welfare. As long as they they remain unquestioned, then we have no right to think of ourselves as being fiscally responsible. Instead, let's just admit that we are indeed a socialistic nation -- even the one percenters.