Before Congress He Admits Purpose is Big Government
If you haven't got time to read the whole pathetic recount, here is the essential exchange:
Failure to understand that regulation, taxation, and uncertainty stifle free enterprise is the core of the problem. Geithner seems to fit right in in that regard:
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told the House Small Business Committee on Wednesday that the Obama administration believes taxes on small business must increase so the administration does not have to “shrink the overall size of government programs.”The whole point is that shrinking the overall size of government is the solution, not the undesired outcome.