The Economic Red Button
November 20, 2011 1 Comment
Today’s strip continues the cafe conversation. Probably you’ve heard people try to judge presidents by the shape of their economies. This kind of logic is mistaken, but it is the bread and butter of progressives and Democrats. They survive pretty much on promises of government activism. But because of the harm that most often comes from government meddlings in the market, the best kind of president would lead with a hands off style. Better a good steward than an all-out commander.