May 03

Looking On The Bright Side of Politics

Things You Should Know about the Government

For a long time in history, it has been necessary that the human behavior is governed. Some fundamental freedoms and rights are granted to each person. This the need to govern the use of the rights and the freedom because some people in the process of exercising their right and freedom and up abusing the right and the freedoms of the other people. One of the definitions of a government is that it is a system that has been set up with the primary purpose of governing a specific community or state of people.

In the world, many government systems have been set up which are in different types. One of the examples of types of government is a democratic government where the power is given to the citizens by which the choose representatives who will be making decisions on them. It is possible that also a government can be exercised by one person especially if they are noble families, military, corporate religious, the wealthy to name but a few.Dictatorship is a very rare type of a government two-year about especially in the recent generation, but it has been in existence where a person rules by dictatorship.

Most of the government systems in the world consist of the component that is the executive, legislature, and the judiciary. The executive branch of the government is where the citizens elect the president who is given limited to rule the people for a specific number of years by which they are elected, or other people are elected.The the president is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces and also the person that ensures their foreign relations with other countries. The judicial system is a branch of the government that consists of the court whose duty is to ensure that the laws of the countries are executed and followed accordingly. One of the branches that primary duty is to ensure there are laws that govern the state is the legislative branch of the government.The the legislature has a lot of duties performed, for instance, the levy taxes, make laws, declare war, print money, control the federal budget to name but a few.

One of the duties that a government should ensure the performance is to ensure that the citizens of enough access to public services. The cases of government officials or employees mishandling the public resources are many. However, there are mechanisms to deal with such behaviors, for example, Kip Ward is an example of government military official who misused the public resources leading to the loss of his job. Most of the public services are financed by the funds that are levied by the government on the citizens which is the main source of finances.