Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Why even the strongest Republican efforts can't defeat the welfare state

December 12, 2016 The Washington Post

Eric Patashnik in The Washington Post, "Just as liberals in power often discover that it is difficult to expand the scope of government, conservatives in power have traditionally found that the task of dismantling existing programs can be daunting even under favorable circumstances."

Why even the strongest Republican efforts can't defeat the welfare state (co-authored by Eric Patashnik) – The Washington Post