The Evidence is In…

The American family makes less than it did in 1989. ( Over the last 4 years, American families have seen a drop of $3,040 per household. ( Today we learn that Obamacare will increase health spending by $7,450 for a typical family of four (

At one point in history, the most learned experts on the planet thought the Earth was flat. We laugh at those people now because empirical evidence shows the foolishness of their beliefs. The empirical data is trickling in: The impulse to create wealth through the government does not work.

Well, maybe that isn’t true. A LOT of wealth has been created for those well-connected to our government. Crony capitalists love big government.

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Chris Spangle is the host of the Chris Spangle Show, History of Modern Politics, and Liberty Explained, podcasts on the We Are Libertarians Podcast Network. He is also the co-host of the Patdown podcast, a comedy podcast with comedians Ms. Pat and Deon Curry. Chris Spangle has been podcasting since 2007, and now teaches podcasting at He also hosts the public affairs radio show “We Thought You Might Like To Know...” on Indiana radio stations which focuses on nonprofits.

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