Gov. Mark Sanford’s plan to put greater limits on government growth into the state Constitution were introduced Thursday in the Senate. Sanford’s quote says it all: “The bottom line is we don’t believe government should be growing more than twice as fast as people’s paychecks.” Bravo!
Geoffrey Segal is the director of privatization and government reform at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. He is also editor of Reason's Privatization Watch.