Abraham Lincoln & the Growth of Government

By |2017-07-24T22:43:53-05:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Abraham Lincoln, Civil War, Conservatism, Economic History, Featured|

Did the Republicans centralize power in the federal government under Lincoln? No doubt. But perhaps the more important question is: Which policies did Lincoln tolerate in order to achieve his overarching goal?... Among those who consider themselves "conservatives" and/or "libertarians," the issue of the role of government in a free society is one of the [...]