In another example of government infringement in our personal lives, two Democrats Harkin and DeFazio are introducing a bill to implement a financial transaction tax. I love my own family neither will I ever change you are close to being even a part of them. Although in some cases the government should not be involved is things such as what you do in your bedroom etc, however things like wearing a seatbelt, stopping at the stoplights at traffic junctions etc, these are for the safety of the people. People are often of two minds when it comes to government. Why don't we have an organization that monitors our governement? Jackal I am certainly not in favor of the government being involved in my life but for a long time now we have had no choice.
Trading with the enemy act! As for food I believe people should grow their own hunt their own and buy their own. If the government also reduce spending at the same time, there is an even bigger fall in economic growth and collapse in confidence. I don't see him expanding government control, so much as fine tuning it. President Obama is attempting rectify the inefficiency and unethical deeds of the past. As a result, we all are paying the pice.
I have never understood the anti-government sentiment that exists in some democratic nations. A democratic government is a government that serves the people, not to be served by the people. As the weeks and months went by, however, and the Kuwaitis saw that I knew what I was doing, that I was a person just like they were, the barriers began to disappear. The debate comes on the extent of government intervention. While all of these definitions help us grasp the meaning of the word 'government,' they provide a lot to remember, so let's summarize. Taxation is also a responsibility of the government that determines the amount of money citizens are allowed to keep as well as how much citizens must pay. You cannot create anything that is real or true by using something false like money.
About six-in-ten 61% say the government should have a major role in ensuring access to health care; 38% say it should have a minor role and 10% want it to have no role at all. Otherwise, the government is an aristocracy or monarchy. I hope his responsibility survives the onslaught of ideology. Instead of inventing new ways to gouge the American people through excessive taxation, simply balance the budget. They appreciate social services and any protections from corporate exploitation, racial or gender discrimination.
You have got to be kidding me. Slowly, I began to realize that the positions I had held previously regarding the issues of choice and gay marriage were rooted in the same premise held by those in power in the oppressive Middle East regimes I saw--that it is government's role to define and enforce our personal morality. One only has to look at our national debt and how we have no control over where our tax dollars go. I'm a college student, I know that one day the government will seek to garnish the fruits of labor in order to pay for this mess. These are your own freedoms! Use of her military rank, job titles, and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Hawaii Army National Guard, the Department of the Army or the Department of Defense. And these are also ways the government is involved.
For example, a profit maximising firm will ignore the external costs of pollution through burning coal. Judy No indeed, decades of fundamental problems have been passed down the line from President to President, and the American people are fully aware that critical issues were avoided and postponed for political reasons alone. Constitution granted the people equal access to the law. Right now I'm taking a wait and see attitude and giving the Obama administration the benefit of the doubt, but at some point our corporations and industries need to behave in a way that doesn't warrant oversight. Government is an arena of the class struggle. The gov't must get out of the car and bank businesses. But for those who are living their lives and following the laws of the land, the government has no business in their private, personal lives.
Ted Yes it's too much. Even well-educated citizens, however, cannot live up to their full potential as creative thinkers and makers unless they have resources to work with. . Government intervention is necessary to redistribute income within society. They need to know they must operate for the good of the consumer instead of the wealth of the biggest stockholders and outrageously paid Corporate Execs. Talk to me every day Mr. The most important priority of government as investor is indeed education, but education cradle-to-grave.
James Conn Jack, I was under the impression that the U. By all means, if you are not a fan of the Capitalist structure our founders envisioned and created that sets our free Nation apart, please move to a country that shares the values you seek. It avoids the slowness and bureaucracy of direct government provision of services, although efficient government units can certainly compete. We need government in our lives so we the people can bring this country back to what it once was. That little break of a couple weeks from micro-intensity seems to have give rise to a more singular direction as I started to look for something to blog about.