On January 20th, 2017 Donald J. Trump will take the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States. He campaigned under the slogan: Make America Great Again. There are two ways to try to achieve this vision.
The first way is the one progressives from both parties have been using since the beginning of the twentieth century which is to create government programs and spend printed money to achieve different goals. This way doesn’t work and is against everything any conservative or libertarian would consider right. This way is what gave us the bloated bureaucracies in agencies such as the FDA, EPA, and IRS. This way is what gave us 20 Trillion dollars in debt and Trillions more of unfunded liabilities in Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. The constitution prescribes certain powers for congress and the president should be only executing the laws congress passes in those areas, everything else is the violation of the constitution facilitated by the supreme court. We have been creating agencies and programs for over a century and none of them worked or will ever work. (more…)