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Shrinking the federal government

the effect of cutbacks on five federal agencies
  • 224 Pages
  • 0.28 MB
  • English
Longman , New York
United States -- Appropriations and expendit


United S

StatementIrene S. Rubin.
LC ClassificationsHJ2052 .R83 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 224 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2864813M
ISBN 100582284732
LC Control Number84027820

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State and local government employment was weak during the Great Recession, but has begun to recover. Governments now employ percent of all Americans who have jobs.

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The Big Idea. How Trump Could Shrink the Government (While Still Keeping the Good Stuff) Call it limited-government liberalism, or compassionate conservatism, Washington could ink a new contract.

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This book helps to provide a roadmap to help leaders new to public service to overcome challenges and maximize their time in their new position. For the 31st consecutive month, the number of government jobs in February was less than it had been a year earlier.

There is an employment recovery, but it is confined to the private sector. The only comparable period in government data, which goes back tocame after World War II, when the government was shrinking for a very good reason.

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Richard Cohen fretted that Tea Party activists have “shrunk the government.” He need not worry. Federal spending has gone from $ trillion in to $ trillion in We must rely on the federal government to protect us from terrorism.

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I am grateful for their valuable contributions to the discussion. But I remain unpersuaded on the central point in contention between us: whether limiting government power is an essential element of a strategy for combating “capture.”.

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Instead of blindly filling empty desks, this bill forces agencies to take a step back, consider which positions are crucial, and make decisions based on necessity rather than luxury.

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Re: The shrinking Federal Govenment Originally Posted by Critter7r I'd say that counting the investment in and then counting whatever fruits of that investment (at least, those that get spent) in whatever years they occur would be the only way of explaining what happens in the economy.

Growing States, Shrinking the Federal Government A repetitious GOP theme lands someplace around the words, “the Federal Government is too large”, and that theme is often mixed in with the amorphous phrase, “it’s time to bring Government back to the people”.

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Health Care Policy, (2) argues that the granting of some autonomy to the states is not new. Rather, federal-state partnerships date back to the s for federal welfare programs and to the s for the establishment of Medicaid.