Only elected Democrats Republicans create jobs

Under that assumption, which has only changed slightly since 2007, it is therefore incumbent for Republicans now to continue raising electricity prices on poor people and other captured ratepayers — because North Carolina’s Super-Strong Solar Industry cannot survive without exploiting people who have no choice in electricity providers.

To paraphrase economists who’ve looked at this charade up close, if House Republicans believe they have overturned the fundamental basis for microeconomic theory, they should specify why.

Mostly because it would be funny listening to them attempt to scrounge up a plausible fiction. Their motivation is no mystery.

Jon Sanders / Research Editor and Senior Fellow, Regulatory Studies

Jon Sanders studies regulatory policy, a veritable kudzu of invasive government and unintended consequences. As director of regulatory studies at the John Locke Foundation, Jo...