Stuff My Sisters Will Like

To Jenny, Katie and Laura, From Their Brother, Victor

Term Limits Are Unnecessary August 21, 2015

Filed under: Economics,Neat,Politics,Stuff — Fr. Victor Feltes @ 8:00 am

SHOT:  Dr. Milton Friedman’s explanation for why we need not elect “the right people” to change government.
CHASER:  Warren Buffet’s idea for balancing the budget. (I think Buffet’s approach is unconstitutional–since running for Congress is a constitutional right–but the same policy goal could be ensured by a law which docks the benefits, pay, and pensions of Congress for non-compliance.)
HANGOVER:  The real trick, however, is incentivizing politicians to vote for this self-punishing law in the first place.


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