This article, written by Eric Boehm, was originally published by Watchdog on May 9. The Government Accountability Office has finished its analysis of the across-the-board Federal budget cuts known as the sequestration and determined that exactly one Federal employee lost a government job. The GAO surveyed 23 Federal departments affected by the budget cuts for its 200-plus page analysis released this week.
Maybe, just maybe, it is time for a government that will worry about running the countr [...]
Like reforming the spoils system of the 19th century, dealing with today’s incompetent, lazy, and corrupt public employees is a good deal easier said than done. As always with human affairs, self-interest rules. [...]
George Bernard Shaw looks into the distance
“Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”
– George Bernard Shaw –
It really is amazing the amount of risk (both personal and business) the Founding Fathers of The United States of America took to create this country... and the vast majority of us today, just take all this for granted. By forming this new government the way they did, they allowed the Person to be the centerpiece while still maint [...]