A Guide on the Government
For a long time in history, it has been necessary that the human behavior is governed. Every human being in the world as some fundamental rights and freedom granted to each. 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. 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. There are other types of governments where the government is hereditary for instance, the people that govern the people are people of nobility, wealthy, military, corporate religious 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.
A number government consist of three component that is the legislature, executive, and 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. The the president is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces and also the person that ensures their foreign relations with other countries. The judiciary of a country consists of the different levels of courts which are primarily meant to ensure that the laws of the country are executed and followed accordingly by the citizens and other branch of the government. 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.
The primary duty of the government is to ensure that there is an equal distribution of public resources by making available public resources to every citizen.There are cases of government officials or employees mishandling the public funds and resources. William E. Ward is an example of a government official; a military always used the public resources for his gain, and this led 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.