Matthew Mitchell and Adam Michel

Matthew Mitchell is a senior research fellow and director of the Project for the Study of American Capitalism with the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, where he is also an adjunct professor of economics. Adam N. Michel is a program coordinator for the Spending and Budget Initiative at the Mercatus Center.

In Omnibus Bills, Americans Get Rolled

Call it logrolling, call it cronyism—the important point is that omnibus legislation such as the recently passed spending and tax bills is bad for America.