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The dangers that face our welfare state

By Arthur Middleton Hughes Federal disability — about $170 billion per year — is intended for those with medical conditions so severe they can’t work at any job. Today, so many people claim to fit that definition that 17.9 million … Continue reading

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How Government can Destroy a Town

An economic fable by Arthur Middleton Hughes In a town called Libertyville, there were many prosperous citizens. Farmers brought their produce to the two general stores, and shipped a lot of corn and wheat out on the railroad. The lumber … Continue reading

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