The Biggest Check Ever Signed

February 17, 2009

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The Obama Administration has banked a lot of political capital on the economic “stimulus” package to be signed into law today-and no doubt will try to give the measure credit when the U.S. economy eventually recovers on its own.  In reality, the stimulus bill is a hugely expensive Trojan horse, and within it hides an army of programs that are the enemies of both financial sanity and a free society. 

Among them:

The economic stimulus bill is merely a nearsighted return to government spending policies which have been discredited over and over again

For more on the package, visit Cato’s Fiscal Reality page.