THE WHY OF IT ALL
"We must first figure out our end-purpose and the very 'why' of what we're doing - for that is what guides us in our journey, as we inevitably stray from it, only to look again at our 'whys' and to return, as best we can, to the path to what really matters."
The Rational NonPolitician
Clearly the mission is for the government to help support and create prosperity and the freedom and ability to pursue happiness.
To have a nation of responsible, powerful people contributing to each other and creating a great future for all; to be more productive so that all are contributing to creating a larger pie, a greater whole.
To provide liberty, safety, and opportunity to all of our stakeholders
To empower our citizens
A compassionate nation, humanitarian, taking care of those stakeholders who are
unable to do it for themselves
A strong nation, asserting and standing for what is right and just.
Be a strong example of ethics for all
Following our values and creeds as set forth, including responsibility, not entitlement, helping those who are unable, strong education for productivity but also for character and ethics, operate from priorities for maximum product
In integrity with our mission, we have laid out our priorities and use those priorities as our guide for spending. See Priorities For Spending.