Are you surprised to find out that the Flint Michigan water poisoning crisis stems from a stimulus project gone wrong? Me either. Government rarely helps when they get involved….
Liberals are wrongly blaming Flint’s lead poisoning crisis on austerity measures imposed on the city by a fiscally conservative Republican Governor Rick Snyder, as Liberty Unyielding wrote last week. (Snyder had appointed an emergency manager in 2011 to help the city balance its books and avoid bankruptcy.) However, I didn’t quite realize just how wrong they were.
As it turns out, the debacle is the result of Snyder’s efforts to stimulate the local economy—the exact opposite of the liberal line.
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