THE MORE I HAVE to think that investigators should include in their theory of the crime that the intent of the government was fraudulent and that the DOE’s investment in the company. was at least in part a rather kack-handed attempt at a money-laundering scheme.
Megan McArdle at the Atlantic.
Me: I think the government should be forbidden from entering the marketplace. Period. A wall of separation of state from commerce at least as high and adamantine as the one that never was between church and state.