Maddow on GOP's "Small-Government" Hypocrisy

Think the newly-elected class of state-level GOP politicians around the country is staying true to small-government ideals? If the police-state like environment we're seeing in Michigan, and the government overreach were seeing elsewhere, is any indication, the answer is now. In this fascinating segment form last night's show, Rachel Maddow continues her drive to take on the myth that the GOP stands for less government interference. As Maddow points out, when those in favor of "smal government" actually find themselves at the helm of government, their attitude towards their own powers may change.

Watch below.

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AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at April 20, 2011, 4:26am