Examining America’s Farm Subsidy Problem
Subsidies strain the budget, go mostly to wealthy farmers, harm poor countries, and create trade conflicts.
I hope you all had a very happy Vax Day yesterday and are eagerly awaiting your jabs in the coming months. I know I am. We’ll talk more about the COVID vaccine in the future, but for now I’d like to change gears and talk about something totally different: farm subsidies. (I know, I know—it’s almost too much excitement for one newsletter,…