May 02, 2006
10 Most Harmful Government Programs
Human Events, the conservative weekly magazine, asked 38 conservative public policy experts and scholars to name the 10 Most Harmful Government Programs. Topping the list is social security followed by Medicare, income tax withholding and McCain-Feingold. Two programs, contraceptive funding and farm subsidies, tied for 5th place. Rounding out the top ten are Medicaid, affirmative action, earmarking, and the Davis-Bacon Act.