RE: More politics (was Re: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Matthew Jones
Here's a pretty fundamental issue. Why do so many people seem to think that low taxes are good? Because many people think that they are better judges of how their own money should be spent than the government (of whatever flavour) is. This is something I've always wondered about. Given

Re: More politics (was Re: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
Matthew Jones [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: medicine and so on. Has anybody worked out how much it would cost to buy the same services as a private citizen compared to the cost that the state charges in tax? People have tried to do this and the figures I saw suggest the private sector can