Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Workers in NY, California Are Guinea Pigs in a Grand Experiment

(Hat tip: KimR) - In a less cynical age, the Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis wrote that each of the 50 states that make up the U.S., "may, if its citizens choose, serve as a laboratory; and try novel social and economic experiments without risk to the rest of the country.” These days, any reference to states as the “laboratories of Democracy” is as likely as not to be ironic — just Google the phrase plus the word “Kansas” if you need evidence. Read more at the Fiscal Times


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