by Grand Forks Herald
March 6, 2011 at 6:05 pm in Grand Forks Herald
Now and then, it’s worth remembering that the government can do some things well. The Grand Forks-East Grand Forks flood protection system has to qualify as one. Continue Reading
Tags: dike, Diversion, Editorials, flood control, flooding, floods, Government, Opinion, Red River 1 Comment »
“… they know they have government to thank. Not their own work ethic, not their own frontier initiative and not their own pioneer spirit.”
Wow. And just where did all the tax money that government used come from? The free money fairy?
Someone’s work ethic provided dollars which the government removed from their paycheck. Someone’s initiative. Someone’s spirit.
“Government” isn’t a living breathing organism that burps out rainbows, unicorns and gold bricks. It gets it from something other than… government.
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