Things to Be Aware of in a 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. There are people who in the process of exercising the right and freedom and up abusing the written freedom of other people and the need for a limitation when it comes to the right and freedom used. Government, therefore, can be defined as a system that has been set in place to govern specific state or community of people.
There are government systems across the world, but they are of different types. Democracy is an example of a type of a government system whereby the citizens have the freedom to exercise the right by choosing representatives who in turn make decisions on their behalf. 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 the executive branch of the government is the presidency of the government with a president who is selected for a specific number of years. 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. It is within the powers of the legislative branch of the government to ensure that the levy taxes, declare war, print the money, make laws and also take control of the federal budget.
One of the duties that a government should ensure the performance is to ensure that the citizens of enough access to public services. There are many cases of government staff or employees who of abused the public resources. 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. One of the sources of finances foremost government systems in the world is the taxes that the citizens pay to finance different public services.