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This Budget Day, let us remember, we must kill all the bureaucrats

by | 21st, March 2012

OUR tale for the day comes from New York City, but the same basic principle applies. Budget Day is when the political class tell us how much of our money they’re going to take and how: the Autumn Statement is the description of how they’re going to piss it away.

And here is how the bureaucracy, the part that gargles in that golden shower of our money, actually operates :

Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s food police have struck again!

Outlawed are food donations to homeless shelters because the city can’t assess their salt, fat and fiber content, reports CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer.

Just depriving people like this of our money isn’t enough, is it? Indeed, merciful, painless death would not be sufficient: slow

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