Alan Philip is a researcher with Americans for Tax Reform in Washington, D.C. and an Adjunct Scholar with the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.

By Alan Philp

Cost of Government Day: July 13, 1993

The average American spends over half his time laboring to pay the total price of government spending and regulations. This should remind us that a government that's big enough to give us everything is also big enough to take everything we have. … more