role of government

Federal Shutdown Drives Debate Over The Role Of GovernmentThe lingering federal shutdown is transforming a musty debate over the role of government in America into a coast-to-coast, prime-time reality show.
Study: Government's Influence On Economy Divides Parties MostThe gap in values held by the Republican and Democratic parties has nearly doubled since 1987, and the divide is widest regarding the influence of government on the economy.