Editorial: Government needs more watchdogs — Opinion

Government needs more watchdogs

The system of governance in the United States was founded on the premise that citizens provide direction to elected officials. Our participation is key to this democratic society and without it, government will surely fail. Running a republic is not for spectators. It takes more than forcing ourselves to vote every few years to manage not only the nation, but our state and county.

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