Government Should Not Subsidize Junk Food or Health Food but End All Subsidies

July 29, 2013

Dan Goldberg of the New Jersey Star-Ledger recently claimed that the federal government is subsidizing America’s “obesity epidemic.” Citing a report from the New Jersey Public Interest Research Group (NJPIRG), Goldberg notes: Because the federal government chooses to subsidize corn and soy—key ingredients in junk food—instead of fruits and vegetables,. . . Continue »

When Politics Corrupts Money

October 6, 2012

Should politicians be permitted to restrict campaign speech? That is a question Colorado voters will face this Fall regarding Amendment 65, a ballot measure asking politicians to support an amendment to the U.S. Constitution “that allows Congress and the states to limit campaign contributions and spending.” Recently I presented my. . . Continue »