We all know the conservative talking points about government: Big government impedes growth. Social Security is going bankrupt. We need to balance the budget. We’ve had the idea that government is an economic albatross drilled into our heads through decades of repetition. The problem is, it’s just not true. Check out this new booklet from the Rediscovering Government Initiative to get the facts, plus an illustrated timeline of the government’s role in shaping the economy and more information on how you can get involved in Rediscovering Government. Click here to view the booklet in magazine layout.
Capitol image via Shutterstock.com.