The Commerce Clause was intended as a negative and preventative provision against injustice amongst the States themselves, rather than as a power to be used for the positive purposes of the General Government.
President-elect Donald Trump rose to win the Presidency in large part due to his anti-trade positions and promises to save American jobs. The problem is that almost everything Mr. Trump says about trade is demonstrably wrong.
Once we put production at the center of our attention, our surprise at the extremes of income and wealth might suggest the question whether there are comparable extremes in the production of wealth, and whether these two extremes may have something to do with each other.
Beyond a point, wealthy people invest. They often live far below their means and invest the rest. Is it really them, then, that benefit from their capital?
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Republicans are either unable or unwilling to see past their anger and prefer to burn the house down in a childlike temper tantrum on a scale rarely seen in American politics.