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Bureaucrats

Water: The Price Is Wrong

Benjamin Powell | Posted 06.20.2014 | Business
Benjamin Powell

As summer heats up, droughts across the nation are causing municipalities to restrict water usage. My town of Lubbock, Texas, is no exception.

In Search of Government Competence

Rob Taub | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics
Rob Taub

There are many annoying things about the NYC subway system, but the most maddening for me is the signage indicating when the next train will arrive. ...

Dirty Business: How Unaccountable Bureaucrats Kill Clean Technology

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.25.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

While we fight this battle against our own government for clean energy, we are being welcomed with open arms in Russia, China, Indonesia, and Australia, all who want our technology now.

This Year's Perfect Candidate: The Outsider

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

Hi there, and thanks for visiting my campaign website -- I'm so glad you're here! I'm the outsider in this race -- in fact, that's my name: Outsider. Rank Outsider.

Regulation and the Betweeners

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

It's amazing how crazed people get anytime somebody says "Do you want bureaucrats to get between you and your (name it)?". It's the red meat that sends red-blooded Americans into a frenzied red state of mind.

The Planner's Mentality

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Moroz

hints that the country is being taken over by scheming bureaucrats has had a pernicious effect on the recovery of the American economy.

A Post 9/11 Lie

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
SaraKay Smullens

I wish I had never been terrified, turning to a lie for comfort. I know that in today's world, such "comforts" are far more trouble than they are worth.

N.O.P.E.: National Organization of Pissed Off Elders

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

I want to create a new organization to stamp out stupidity and indifference and restore common decency and goodwill into society. I think I'll call it the National Organization of Pissed-Off Elders (N.O.P.E.).

Pray for Glenn Beck

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Beck's predictions that health care reform would lead to government bureaucrats euthanizing people like his daughter are dead wrong, but we at Sojournors agree with Glenn on this point: God is the giver of life.

The Public Option, Who Makes Decisions to Treat Us, and Tort Reform

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

We are not in a room crafting health care legislation, so we have to rely on the words of those we elected to public office to truthfully tell us what they say, and how which bill will best benefit our lives.

Bureaucrats Already Make Treatment Decisions so Why Fault a Public Option?

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles J. Zaremski

President Obama, listen up: have your staff review these Supreme Court decisions and start taking the "bull by the horns" in pressing for a public option that will let doctors make the decisions on how to treat their patients.