Understanding Governments

May 3, 2018

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A Guide on the Government

It is a necessity when it comes to the human behavior that governance be exercised. 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. 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. 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.

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. When a president is elected to rule over a state, they become the people that represent the country in other foreign relations 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. 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.

One of the duties that a government should ensure the performance is to ensure that the citizens of enough access to public services. The cases of government officials or employees mishandling the public resources are many. 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. Most of the public services are financed by the funds that are levied by the government on the citizens which is the main source of finances.