Imagine if you are an elite, coastal liberal living in a country whose president is Donald Trump. Imagine what you must be thinking – and more apt in the case of liberals – what you must be feeling.
It’s a cage match between Donald Trump and the establishment media.
In the 60 odd days of the Trump presidency one thing has become unmistakably clear. Federal employees in massive numbers are dedicated to derailing Trump’s presidency by any means possible.
It’s the nearly three-million strong army of federal employees that constitutes the single biggest obstacle standing in Donald Trump‘s way.
The Department of Veterans is nothing less than a microcosm of the entire federal government – a top-down Leviathan that is callously and willfully unaccountable to those it is charged with serving and to the taxpayers that pay for it.
If the next president wants to be remembered like Ronald Reagan, he or she will take on the formidable challenge of reducing the federal bureaucracy.
Today in America tens of thousands of cosseted and unaccountable bureaucrats, all safely beyond the reach of those we elect at the ballot box, have become the determinants of economic activity.