powers http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7932/all en This Year's Midterm Elections Are All about Freedom http://www.mrc.org/commentary/years-midterm-elections-are-all-about-freedom <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/gary-wolfram-phd-0">Gary Wolfram, Ph.D.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>This election is about more than who controls the Senate and House of Representatives. It is an election that gives us the chance to examine the “ideal of freedom.” The late Nobel Laureate, Friedrich Hayek, wrote about in his 1960 book, The Constitution of Liberty. You may have heard of Hayek and another book he wrote, The Road to Serfdom, from extensive discussions on “The Glenn Beck Show.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/years-midterm-elections-are-all-about-freedom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business bill business care congress election federal freedom FriedrichHayek GaryWolfram government hayek health House JamesMadison liberty midtermelections powers uncertainty Wed, 27 Oct 2010 23:14:00 +0000 admin 29862 at http://www.mrc.org