By Scott Sumner
Politics can be very depressing, but a recent Bloomberg article discussing my home state kind of made me smile. I hope you enjoy it as well:
And then there are backers like Derek Orth in Lancaster, Wisconsin, who are sticking by the president. Orth, a 34-year-old dairy farmer, appreciates the financial help Trump has channeled to the agriculture industry.
“I can’t think of a single close friend in agriculture that is voting for Biden,” Orth said this month. An active follower of social media posts who doesn’t have cable television, he worries that Biden would institute socialism.
I’m going to put this in my “Keep the Government’s Hands Off My Medicare!” file drawer.