The Corner

The Government’s Fat Cats: Public Employees

I have been complaining (here and here and here) about the fact that public employees are the beneficiaries of the stimulus (especially the Department of Education) and that, unlike the private sector, they have been sheltered from the recession; in fact, their numbers have grown.

Well, today Reason TV released this nice video (nice, that is, if you enjoy bad news) about three reasons why the public sector is killing the economy.

Watch and cry or do whatever you do when you are really annoyed. (I, personally, like to complain to you guys.)

Veronique de Rugy is a senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

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