This work is a comprehensive introduction to the most important issues facing American citizens and their government. It addresses various interpretations of the proper role of government with a view towards the Democrats re-working of such integral issues as: .States' rights .Societal affluence and social needs .Campaign finance reform .Media Consolidation .America's climbing debt ceiling .China's military and political expansion .Manufacturing's decline .Job outsourcing .The disappearance of pension plans .The whittling away of America's middle class .America's inadequate health care system .Environmental degradation .America's vanishing family farmsqspending goes to health care versus just 15% in the United Kingdom and Canada, 13% in France and Denmark. ... Though physiciansa#39; salaries are not the heart of the problem, US physicians do make far more than their counterparts ... Considering the amount of money pumped into this system from public funds alone, this is a serious indictment of Americaa#39;s private/public hybrid health care system.
|Title||:||American Government and the Vision of the Democrats|
|Author||:||Mark Louis Latour|
|Publisher||:||University Press of America - 2007|