Tag: budget

Cutting Foreign Aid Is President Trump’s Best Foreign Policy Idea Yet
International

Cutting Foreign Aid Is President Trump’s Best Foreign Policy Idea Yet

One of the most controversial pieces of Donald Trump’s foreign policy platform was his non-interventionist take on foreign aid. While many neo-conservatives shuddered at the thought of cutting a penny, conservatives and libertarians applauded his support for significant reductions in spending. Despite the split within the Republican party, Donald Trump […]

Here’s One Way To Reduce The Federal Workforce: Increase Buyout Payments
Free Markets

Here’s One Way To Reduce The Federal Workforce: Increase Buyout Payments

Job security is a well-known benefit of government employment. Over the past half-century, it has become increasingly harde to actually fire a government employee, particularly a federal government employee. In fact, the federal workforce has ballooned into the current leviathan that employs more than 2.8 million people. While total employment […]