Bruce K. Chapman

Bruce is the founder and current chairman of the board of the Discovery Institute.

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Can’t live with them, can’t live without them

Books | The need for virtuous politicians to rise to the call of public service
by Bruce K. Chapman
Posted 12/14/19, 09:39 am

When frustrated by election results, it’s useful to remember why it’s hard to live with politicians but even harder to live without them. Bruce K. Chapman’s Politicians: The Worst Kind of People to Run the Government, Except for All the Others offers warm wit seasoned with some sharp-edged anecdotes. He reminds us that “a good political life, in the spirit of the Constitution, aims at a ‘more perfect union,’ not a perfect one.” Below, we offer more, courtesy of Discovery Institute.

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