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Provide an argument for why the government should not subsidize farms.

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There are many reasons why the government should not (we can argue) provide subsidies for farms.  Let us look at the two most important.

First of all, there is the argument based on economic theory.  Classical economics argues that the government should not subsidize any industry.  If American consumers want the things that American farms can raise at market prices, they will buy those things. ...

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