“Given the depth of modern capital markets, the New Deal’s old argument that ‘only the government can afford this’ looks particularly weak. The New Deal edifice is solid enough, but it doesn’t form the best basis for the national future.”
— Amily Shlaes, The Forgotten Man.
Total $ Kickstarter plans to allocate this year: $150 MM.
Total $ the National Endowment for the Arts plans to allocate this year: $146 MM.