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How Government Grows
HE POWER OF government usually grows in this man
ner: A specific situation attracts the sympathy or
disapproval of one or more sincere citizens. They, in
turn, call this situation to the attention of one or more
sincere legislators. The situation so impresses the well
intentioned citizens and legislators that they jump to the
conclusion: "There ought to be a law."
Seldom does the particular problem or s...