GOVERNMENT GOBLINS DRIVING UP THE PRICE OF CANDY
The debate over taxpayer-funded sugar subsidies has always been near and dear to this website’s heart. It’s one of those appallingly simple litmus test issues politicians either pass … or (in the case of rising “Republican” star Marco Rubio) fail.
Seriously, it’s simple: They’re either for the free market … or not.
Indeed, it was Rubio’s support for these market-distorting handouts that first clued us into the fact he wasn’t the real deal … a suspicion he has repeatedly confirmed by selling out on bigger issues like immigration and Obamatrade.
Our friends at Americans for Limited Government – who have been exposing the sugar subsidy scam for years – have a nifty video up featuring a trio of Trick-or-Treaters (we’re guessing Katniss Everdeen, Maximus the Gladiator and Neo from The Matrix) doing battle against crony capitalist zombies.
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