Rich Galen makes quick and excellent points about Government Motors — formerly General Motors — at Mullings. If you can’t state a reason that government shouldn’t subsidize, run, or own private companies after this, you’re hopeless.
Kerry Byrne makes hay at Big Government.
Last week, Governor Pawlenty requested our state’s Attorney General, Lori Swanson, to join other states in suing the federal government over the unconstitutional provisions of ObamaCare. One recent count has 18 states’ Attorneys General filing such cases. Swanson has instead informed Pawlenty that she will file a brief in support of ObamaCare provisions.
Let’s recall that the Constitution gives Congress responsibility for the federal budget. The President wishes and cajoles. Randall Hoven compares federal government deficits for recent Republican and Democratic Congresses at American Thinker. We talked about some of this a few months ago.