Deregulate to Stimulate
When it comes to our economy, how did we get into this mess and how do we get back to sustained growth? The need to deregulate the nation’s productive sector shouts at us, but Congress doesn’t seem to hear it.
Government spending is out of control, butwhen we fail to confront regulation, we are missing most of the story behind the expanding state. Even before the financial crisis and the subsequent huge bailouts and stimulus bills to supposedly address that crisis, government was already expanding to gargantuan levels.