Sam Brownback and Washington Half-Asses

Senator Sam Brownback (R-Kansas), formerly known as a half-assed presidential candidate, showed himself to be a half-assed policy wonk yesterday. He co-authored an opinion piece (with David Blankenhorn) called “End the Welfare Marriage Penalty.” Titled End the Welfare Marriage Penalty they make the entirely sensible argument that current welfare rules discourage marriage among the poor. If . . . → Read More: Sam Brownback and Washington Half-Asses