Jobs disappointment traces back to Joe Biden’s stimulus

The Washington Examiner • "“The government,” wrote Frederic Bastiat, “is that great fiction by which everyone endeavors to live at the expense of everyone else.” This incisive, tongue-in-cheek definition of the state, beloved by libertarians everywhere, is especially appropriate this week. Big COVID-era government, the data now demonstrate, has put millions of workers in a position in which their incentive is not to report to work and produce something of value in exchange for a wage, but rather to stay home and collect money from taxpayers for not working. In short, poor decisions by Democrats have created a larger-than-life version of what Bastiat describ... read more • The Washington Examiner!