Too many people would agree that our trust in government is at an all-time low. Be it at the federal level all the way down to the local elected officials. What happened?
The untrustworthiness of the many cloud the vision of the few, and yes there are many good, honest and trustworthy elected officials out there. We just rarely hear or read about the good because of the din created by the awful.
When voters cast their ballot in support of a winning candidate, that candidate accepts the responsibility of that trust. It is a sacred responsibility and should represent a moral obligation to do the job – not just hold the title.
That winning candidate is also responsible to represent all of ...