The Essentials of News – 101

A Guide on the Government

It is a necessity when it comes to the human behavior that governance be exercised. Every human being in the world as some fundamental rights and freedom granted to each. 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. Government, therefore, can be defined as a system that has been set in place to govern specific state or community 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.

Most of the government systems in the world consist of the component that is the executive, legislature, and the judiciary. The executive branch of the government is where the citizens elect the president who is given limited to rule the people for a specific number of years by which they are elected, or other people are elected. When a person is elected president of a state, to means that they are in charge of creating foreign relations with other states and also the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces. The judicial system is a branch of the government that consists of the court whose duty is to ensure that the laws of the countries are executed and followed accordingly. Legislature is the branch of government that consists of the Congress which is responsible for matters of creating the laws of our state. It is within the powers of the legislative branch of the government to ensure that the levy taxes, declare war, print the money, make laws and also take control of 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. For example, William Kip Ward was found to of misused the public resources for his gain leading to the loss of his work. 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.