Keeping the Republic: Saving America by Trusting Americans
Upon leaving the Constitutional Convention, Benjamin Franklin was asked what sort of government the delegates had created. His reply to the crowd: A republic, if you can keep it." Now America's most respected governor explains just how close we've come to losing the republic, and how we can restore it to greatness.
Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels has been called "the most...more
* institutions and the people in them do not like to give up power. However, he only mentions this in regard to left-leaning institutions like unions. He fails to notice that right-wing institutions all have the same, human, characteristics.
* if you're going to make big changes, you're going to piss off a lot of people. However, when left-leaning people are pissed off, it's because they were bad, selfish ...more
This book needs to be required reading for anyone holding national or state level office.
Simple, much needed wake up call to self management with practical suggestions that been proven to work and us (Amercians) out of this hole we have spent our way into! Stop the politicians from spending us into depth and hold them accountable to cut costs, reduced spending and balance a budget at all levels of governments that serve us (the people )!