Publius takes a whack at conservatives:
[T]here are a number of entrenched federal policies that prevent the full implications of “small government” ideology from playing out. If, however, Americans actually got a taste of a world with fully privatized Social Security, or with significant elimination of environmental regulations, conservatism would soon become a wholly discredited ideology.
But the same goes for Big Government liberals. Both partisan utopias remain alluring precisely because they exist only as fantasies.
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