A SLAP AT THE MAP
Federalist X at Amendment Nine has an interesting ( though in my view, completely wrongheaded) interpretation of the possible consequences of trying to “shrink the Gap”. A vigorous debate in the comment section has ensued in which Dan of tdaxp has been caught up.
My impression of the discussion was of honest concern and skepticism, perhaps in a few cases deriving from what commenters have heard about PNM and Tom Barnett secondhand. I always encourage people to find things out for themselves, so here is one source.
And here is another: