Big government has been crushing the United States for the past two decades. The last 8 years in particular signaled a potentially irreversible slide towards socialism and permanent debt. In typical American fashion, in the 11th hour, the citizenry acted by purging the Presidency and Congress of embedded insiders by handing the reigns to (hopefully) anti-establishment Republicans. Now, for the first time in many decades, there is a real opportunity to improve the state of liberty for all Americans. But to do so, it is essential that we understand what has gone wrong and why. The good news is: It’s really quite simple.
According to most Americans, the United States have been in decline for a long time. Though different polls ask different questions, they’re really assessing the health of the American Dream, which Dictionary.com defines as the following:
the ideals of freedom, equality, and opportunity traditionally held to be available to every American. a life of personal happiness and material comfort as traditionally sought by individuals in the U.S.
America is known the world over for…