“Hi! I’m from the government, and I’m here to help!” —Ronald Reagan, citing what he thought were the Ten Most Dangerous Words in the English Language
A Big-Government Scandal
It looks like an Environment Protection Agency bureaucrat, to make the EPA more important in the minds of Americans, recently created an ecological catastrophe in New Mexico. A New Mexico resident with 47 years of relevant experience warned the EPA what would happen if they did not change what they were doing, but the decision was made to do it anyway. So the EPA’s shenanigans were on purpose!
Had there been no EPA, and local authorities had had oversight, this disaster would never have occurred. It is far-away central planners—disconnected from local communities—who so often choose to be negligent, since they are free from any local accountability. (Read about the latest EPA scandal here.)
Creating a Monster
The US government was created by the sovereign states, not the other way around. Therefore, the federal government is there to do the bidding of the states, and of the people, rather than dictating to them. There were three co-equal branches upon the nation’s founding, but there are, today, so many executive-branch departments—all of them massive in size and in the scope of their powers—that an imperial executive has been allowed to evolve. America has, indeed, created a Leviathan.
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