The Federalist Society

Save America: Throw the Raisins Away!

June 3, 2007

Timothy Sandefur

Many Americans would be shocked to learn that the federal government confi scates a quarter—or even half—of the entire California raisin crop every year. But they would be even more shocked to learn the reason for this policy: federal bureaucrats seize these raisins in order to make food more expensive....

Save America: Throw the Raisins Away!  


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