Or, in the case of the runaway Left, what passes for policy is actually increased taking from the productive members of our community. Sure, there are those who work in the public sector who feel that life as we know it wouldn't be possible without their existence. I do feel that we wouldn't miss the vast majority of those, however.
A great deal of time and money is being spent "educating" those who disagree with the current trend in public tax and waste. If only we understood the benefits of all this taxation and spending, well...we'd then support it!
This is the crux of the position taken by groups like "FamiliesUSA." I mean, gosh, how could anyone oppose U.S.A. families? That would be unAmerican, right?
These pinkos are simply pinkos. A rose by any other name.
If you don't believe the Left is actively engaged in making us better off through education, take some time with FamiliesUSA. Here's a link (pdf) on their education effort.
If only we understood.
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