Obama: Limited Gov't That Preserves Free Markets 'Doesn't Work. It Has Never Worked' | CNSnews.com Coming from the POUS, this is scary. Knowing what is happening to many counties in Europe, this is scary. I don't think anyone from the center or center right is advocating getting rid of all regulation. But he is making the case for over regulation which is stiffing the enconomic recovery and casuing energy prices to stay high. And it is causing the massive government debt that threatens to pull down the economy even further. He either doesn't get it or doesn't want to get it, both of which are scary.