What should government do? A Jindal meditation - Paul Krugman Blog - NYTimes.com: "February 25, 2009, 11:08 am
What should government do? A Jindal meditation
What is the appropriate role of government?
Traditionally, the division between conservatives and liberals has been over the role and size of the welfare state: liberals think that the government should play a large role in sanding off the market economy’s rough edges, conservatives believe that time and chance happen to us all, and that’s that."