Things to Be Aware of in a Government
For a long time in history, it has been necessary that the human behavior is governed. There are fundamental rights and freedoms that each human being is granted. 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.
There are government systems across the world, but they are of 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. There are government systems that are based on dictatorship where a person decides to rule by themselves without consulting of being elected by the citizens.
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. When a person is elected president of a state, to means that they are in charge of creating foreign relations with other states and also the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces. The judiciary branch of the government is where the is the court which duty is to execute the laws of the country. Legislature is the branch of government that consists of the Congress which is responsible for matters of creating the laws of our state. The legislature branch of the government has been infested with a lot of powers such as making the laws, leaving the taxes, declaring war, printing the money and also controlling the federal budget.
It is the work of the government to ensure that the public or the citizens of enough public services. There are cases of government officials or employees mishandling the public funds and resources. For example, William Kip Ward was found to of misused the public resources for his gain leading to the loss of his work. One of the sources of finances foremost government systems in the world is the taxes that the citizens pay to finance different public services.