Compared to Crony Car Capitalism grafting 5 billion in ethanol pork onto a tax-increase prevention bill is almost ethical. Of course, it's habituation to that sort of thinking that makes it easy to give the UAW hundreds of billions when the opportunity arises. Don't Waste It. It is the Right Thing to do.
The slope is not so much slippery as it is non-existent. That's what statists mean when they say "level playing field."
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