The Beginners Guide To Politics (Finding The Starting Point)

Things You Should Know about 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. 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 countries in the world of normal government where there are three components that is the judiciary, legislature, and executive system. The executive branch of the government, there is a president who is elected by the people to rule 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. 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.