Asbusinesses rake in record profits, Paul Ryan demands that basic assistance for the poor be slashed even further.
I’m old enough to remember when supply siders smugly asserted the private sector was inherently faster, better, cheaper, and even pretended trickle down honest-to-Jesus was real. Now they don’t even bother. It’s just a grand experiment to see how much they can shovel to the top before things fall apart.
At which point they’ll insist that what we need is…more tax cuts for the rich, and greater austerity for the rest of us.