“Just as it’s possible to bankrupt a successful company with poor management and lack of investment, its possible to take a government that is admired and envied throughout much of the world and – through neglect and ignorance – make it less than we need it to be. And the shame of the matter is that we may not realize this is happening until it’s too late to avoid a national catastrophe.” from Foreword by John Palguta, Partnership for Public Service (PPS) recently retired.
From “We are Not the Enemy Restoring Honor to U.S. Civil Service 2014 Review and Update.” http://www.aubeyllc.com/we-are-not-the-enemy.html.
Some wise statements remain as part of our Nation’s history. Listen to the 2016 candidates with wise ears. Your voice. Your vote. It does matter.
Is the federal government really as bad as candidates and others say it is? If it is, how did this happen? Remember that Congress and the White House works together or apart to tell the federal government what to do.
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