Secession of the Rich
The super-rich, the 1% of the 1%, those that can afford to finance superPacs
- Send their children to private schools
- Live in gated communities
- Avoid the constraints of HMOs, Medicare, and Medicaid
They see no personal benefit from public services, so their taxes should be cut. They are against any public policy that requires taxes for services they don't use.
Of course, they overlook that the rule of law and the activity of citizenry are essential to their success and maintenance of wealth.