Smaller Government

Mr. Browne spoke about the need for a smaller federal government. He argued that it was more important to start reducing the size… read more

Mr. Browne spoke about the need for a smaller federal government. He argued that it was more important to start reducing the size of the federal government by strictly limiting it to its explicitly defined powers in the U.S. Constitution than to argue about the details of reducing this or that specific program. He said that the most important questions for citizens to ask themselves, “Would you give up your favorite government programs if it meant you never had to pay income tax again?” After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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Smaller Government

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Program ID:
74235-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 9, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 10, 1996

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  • Aug 09, 1996 | 3:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 1996 | 2:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 1996 | 6:37am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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