Governor needs to veto Putin-like bills
Last updated 4/5/2021 at 8:51am
I didn’t study political science in college. I’m a soil scientist. So when people sling political terms around, I have to look them up in Webster’s Dictionary.
Webster writes that “socialism is when government takes over the means of production.” Webster’s says that “crony capitalism” occurs when business thrives not because of risk, but because of a cozy nexus between the business and the political class to make money for the corrupt. Communism, like Russia, is a perfect blend of the two.
Why do we need to know these definitions?
Because the Montana Legislature is cons...