Government doesn’t have to be the problem

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ImageFormer President Ronald Reagan said, “The most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.'”

A friend of mine says, “The government does not ‘make’ anything, and it ‘creates’ no wealth. It simply takes from those who labor and redistributes the wealth to others.”

Reagan said, “Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.” 

The problem with oversized, wasteful government and our national debt and tax burden must be addressed. This is not an exclusive problem of one political party but one shared by all — directly or indirectly.

We need to take a closer look at what we agree to be a reasonable and responsible role for government.

Government doesn’t have to be the problem, but when…

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