Friday, August 14, 2020

Government Accountability

Our Founding Fathers recognized that the power to govern could not be left the good intentions of those in power.  They established a set of checks and balances in the Constitution to insure that one man or sect could unilaterally seize power.  Today we have extended and refine such checks and balances to every level of government seeking to provide efficient government that does not abuse its powers.  But attempting to do so is a never-ending challenge.