Essay The Corruption Of The United States Government

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Trust in United States government is slowly deteriorating. Americans are losing faith due to many surfacing scandals over the years such as the Apple versus FBI, the 2012 Benghazi attack, and the Iraq prison abuse scandal. Another example is the JFK scandal. America as a whole is a trusting nation and citizens believe everything the government tells us even when evidence surfaces that does not support what they state. On countless occasions the United States government has lied to its citizens and been caught. A perfect example of this is Hillary Clinton being reported as lying to the public on multitudes of occasions. “Hillary Clinton embodies the corruption of Washington.” (Ted Cruz) Citizens of the United States should question the information and actions or our government.

On the other hand, some people believe we should have complete adherence to the United States government; however, the man in charge could very possibly be untrustworthy. "There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty." (www.quotes.liberty-tree.ca.com) People that have complete faith in the United States government are close minded, unobservant, and incurious. They obviously do not pay attention to the news around them because there are a multitude of reasons why Americans should not put complete faith in the government.

Hillary Clinton has been and still is being reported by the…

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