Re: Obama calls for 2-year freeze on federal pay
Originally Posted by MrLiberty
Then we really did get screwed, I don't know of many government workers who do their job adequately or efficiently.
Nor are they encouraged to do so. That doesn't mean that the government isn't necessary for certain functions. It means that we must do better to ensure transparency and oversight.
The most foolish mistake we could possibly make would be to permit the conquered Eastern peoples to have arms. History teaches that all conquerors who have allowed their subject races to carry arms have prepared their own downfall by doing so.
-- Hitler, April 11 1942