Conservatives Damage the Constitution – Today’s Quote

Conservatives who favor federal “wars” on drugs, gambling and other behaviors should understand the damage they have done to the constitutional underpinnings of limited government.

Dr. George Will via Tax-based morality: Slipping the constitutional leash

Andrew’s Note:  I never cease to be amazed by the fact that in many places the government protects the people from the ‘evils’ of gambling by granting itself the sole concession in the form of State run lotteries or from the ‘evils’ of drinking by only offering alcohol through State owned ‘ABC’ stores.  How can anything be a crime when there is no victim?  In the land of the free we should even be free to make poor decisions.

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