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"President Reagan was elected on the promise of getting government off the backs of the people and now he demands that government wrap itself around the waists of the people"

- Ralph Nader

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This quote by Ralph Nader is a criticism of President Reagan's policies. It recommends that Reagan was elected on the pledge of lowering the size and scope of federal government, but rather he has actually increased federal government participation in individuals's lives. Nader indicates that Reagan has actually gone back on his guarantee to the people and is now asking the federal government to end up being more involved in their lives. This quote is a reminder that political leaders must be held accountable for their guarantees which the people should watch out for politicians who make guarantees they can not keep. It also serves as a warning that government must not be permitted to become too powerful and must not be enabled to interfere excessive in people's lives.

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Ralph Nader This quote is written / told by Ralph Nader somewhere between February 27, 1934 and today. He was a famous Lawyer from USA. The author also have 28 other quotes.

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