Slashing corporate welfare

It’s always nice to learn of a politician speaking out publicly against corporate welfare. Paul Ryan offers the following thoughts on the topic in the latest TIME:

At an April 28 town hall, Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan — the architect of the Republican budget proposal — endorsed eliminating handouts to energy giants and agribusinesses. “We’re talking about reforming the safety net and the welfare system. We also want to get rid of corporate welfare,” Ryan said.

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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