Tag Archives: conflict of interest

Conflicts of interest in government

I want my government to be run as efficiently as possible for the benefit of all of us. Appointing people to run it with experience in what they oversee contributes to that objective. Conflicts of interest–serving the interests of friends … Continue reading

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The Abuse of Civil Forfeiture

The price of liberty is eternal vigilance We need to repeat this warning twice every day. Today‚Äôs example comes from a three-part series in The Washington Post on the use and abuse of civil forfeiture by the police. Our free … Continue reading

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