Bill Clinton Says America Should Be More Like Finland | Finland | Scoop.it
In his opening remarks at CGI, former President Bill Clinton said America should be more like the tiny, social democratic Finland—then promised that would be his lone political statement.
Clinton said some Americans want to cut government—a not so veiled reference to the Tea Party and GOP—but that an effective public sector is necessary to support nonprofits and businesses. “Our friends in Finland have done a pretty admirable job,” he continued.