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LBJ Would Be Proud


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of Bush's $3 trillion budget for FY 2008, but why is the "conservative" Heritage Foundation praising the president for—are you ready—reining in entitlement costs? Concludes Brian Riedl:

The President deserves praise for beginning a long overdue examination of unsustainable entitlement costs. He makes strong proposals that take the first steps to rein in entitlement spending and set the stage for a serious discussion of these unaffordable programs.

Is it the Heritage Foundation or the Bush Foundation?

Laurence M. Vance is an Associated Scholar of the Mises Institute, founder of the Francis Wayland Institute, and a columnist for LewRockwell.com and the Future of Freedom Foundation. He is the author of The War on Drugs is a War on FreedomWar, Christianity, and the State: Essays on the Follies of Christian Militarism, and War, Empire, and the Military: Essays on the Follies of War and U.S. Foreign Policy.

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