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  • The misunderstanding of Ms. Safian typifies bureaucracy's arrogance.

    The Lilliputians Take Control of the Health-Care Giant

  • I am more comfortable with going forward with the Health Care debate with some tweets to be ironed out such as the true cost factor; not creating numerous bureaucracy's defeating the actual proposed cost factors.

    Borger: Obama was tough and determined

  • "They use the same 'Taxes are too high, bureaucracy's too great,' but really we've shrunk, shrunk, shrunk, shrunk, shrunk government."

    Gov. Granholm's economic and political legacy

  • You can expect the bureaucracy's bottom-up cut ideas to come about as quickly as DOD has been permitted to take to get itself ready for an audit -- an audit of such superficiality that only the bureaucracy could have suggested it as a target, 27 years late.

    Winslow T. Wheeler: What Is Gates? Who Is Panetta?

  • An official who was battling Tuesday to resolve several crises in the village said that the bureaucracy's left hand did not know what its right hand was doing.

    On eve of Commonwealth Games, India's persistent red tape is in spotlight

  • Accordingly, Congress, banks and businesses—institutions that would typically be skeptical of a government bureaucracy's uncontrolled expansion—are instead interested in capturing the Fed for their own purposes.

    Our Unaccountable Fed

  • At least as strong as the Italian cultural bureaucracy's antipathy to decentralization is its suspicion of the private sector, which Mr. Baia Curioni says reflects both prejudice and practical experience.

    While Pompeii Crumbles

  • "Creating bureaucracy for bureaucracy's sake is never helpful," she said.

    Embattled Afghan Watchdog Resigns As Calls For Oversight Grow

  • Similarly, when Mr. Obama set up a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in 2010 to make sure people are treated fairly, he wanted to hide the new bureaucracy's cost and limit congressional budget oversight.

    Obama and Other People's Money

  • Before becoming a politician, the 63-year-old former civic activist shot to fame in the mid-1990s when he exposed, as the health minister, the bureaucracy's responsibility for infecting thousands of hemophiliacs with HIV-tainted blood.

    Kan, Maehara Lead Potential Successors in Japan

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