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What EXACTLY ARE The Functions of Government?

Kevin of The Smallest Minority, found the following…

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I ran across this image at Gerard Van der Leun’s American Digest:

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About guffaw1952

I'm a child of the 50's. libertarian, now medically-retired. I've been a certified firearms trainer, a private investigator, and worked for a major credit card company for almost 22 years. I am a proud NRA Life Member. I am a limited-government, free-market capitalist, who believes in the U.S. Constitution and the Rule of Law.

Discussion

8 thoughts on “What EXACTLY ARE The Functions of Government?

  1. It’s actually pretty simple: the Constitution sets forth the duties & responsibilities of the federal government. Everything else is (not was) reserved to the States, or the People. But when the People stop paying attention, ‘creeping incrementalism’ becomes a full gallop … which is what we have today.

    Posted by Rev. Paul | July 26, 2013, 8:04 am
  2. Where does “punish political enemies” fall on that chart?

    Posted by jdrush | July 26, 2013, 9:32 am
  3. What are the functions of government, you ask?

    “Major mal-” and “dys-“.

    Posted by AuricTech | July 26, 2013, 1:08 pm
  4. +1 on Aurictech, but that Venn diagram says it all!!!

    Posted by Old NFO | July 26, 2013, 5:04 pm

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