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Tuesday, February 28, 2006

Failing Federal Programs Don't Have to be "the Nearest Thing to Eternal Life on Earth"

Why keep federal programs alive that have failed year after year to deliver what they were promised to deliver? Obviously, such federal programs should be terminated, right? It seems like such a logical, common-sense conclusion.

Unless you live in the nation's capitol where, as Political Palavar's Jared Young notes, President Reagan once mused that a federal program is about as close as we are likely to ever see eternal life on this earth.

But maybe it doesn't have to continue that way. Political Palavar has a suggestion here.