A Rule of Reason Book Review: New Deal or Raw Deal?

Good reading: Burton Folsom’s New Deal or Raw Deal? is a timely, informative and captivating read on the destructive economic policies on the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Administration. This book is a valuable addition to the growing number of books on how government intervention, not free markets, plunged the United States deep into the Great Depression. […]

New Deal: Obama’s Hating Roosevelt About Now – Or Not

Here’s a very good piece at the Wall Street Journal on Obama’s inheritance of New Deal chickens coming home to roost. The gist: His friends advise Barack Obama to launch a “New” New Deal. Maybe that’s because the old New Deal is sinking fast. Mr. Obama’s one deeply false note during the campaign was his […]