Government So Poorly Administered It Can’t Even Spend Money

The rhetoric of governmental policy and the optics of “do something” governance are once again not adding up to effective government.

Dome of the West Virginia State Capitol, Charleston, WV. Photo by Judson McCranie, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

For folks who haven’t had the pleasure of working/dealing with the federal government on budgetary matters, there is a term for certain kinds…

--

--

--

Writer. Mountaineer diaspora. Vet. Managing Editor @ordinarytimemag, Writings found @arcdigi & elsewhere. Writing about food, folks, & faith at Yonder & Home

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Why Politics Is A Waste Of You Best Energy

Anti-Trump demonstrators clash with DC police

Trump’s a bad choice for this beach dweller

WHY THE REPUBLICANS ARE IN TROUBLE

3, 2, 1, Attack!

The deepening Republican menace

The Day President Trump Gave Up Being a President

#HumanRights

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Andrew Donaldson

Andrew Donaldson

Writer. Mountaineer diaspora. Vet. Managing Editor @ordinarytimemag, Writings found @arcdigi & elsewhere. Writing about food, folks, & faith at Yonder & Home

More from Medium

Drive A Stake Through Santa’s Heart

The Amazing Truth About Freeway Congestion

Biden and Lightfoot Score a Major Victory for Chicago Parents

Repealing Section 230 Would Be a Disaster