Wouldn't Going back to the Jeffersonian Constitutional ethics kill deregulation?

Given that Fiat money was illegal, as was the Fed, as was private control of the printing of money, & corporations were heavily regulated & only allowed on a mission basis, i.e. A corporation is allowed to build a bridge but has to disband after completion.


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  • 9 years ago
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    Hey Millions of Peaches. I am going to try to provide a thought that is not based on intellectual research.

    Modern problems could not be anticipated by constitutional founders. Society may look back but can not go backward. The position you advocate, although preferable, would be extremely difficult to implement.

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