Comment: He Should Have Owned It

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He Should Have Owned It

He should have said something like "Lobbying is protected in the Constitution. The alternative is to close my door and insulate myself from the people whose lives my votes with will affect."

I was disappointed that, on "Uncommon Knowledge," Peter Robinson didn't push back when discussing Lee's proposal to give more tax breaks to parents because, as Lee put it, their children will be supporting the Medicare recipients. Yes, Mike, but won't those children grow up to burden the Medicare system as well? It was sleight of hand and "fuzzy math" and Peter Robinson did nothing to challenge it.

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"Bipartisan: both parties acting in concert to put both of their hands in your pocket."-Rothbard