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Socialism, Texas-Style

By Matthew Yglesias on August 16, 2011 at 2:28 pm

"Socialism, Texas-Style"

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Something I’ve spent a fair amount of time complaining about is the extent to which state and local government layoffs have been a drag on employment. This is problem they’ve avoided in Texas, where everything — including the government payroll — is not only bigger, but increasingly so:

If only all states could provide such labor market stability.

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