Colorado Editorials

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel: Government letdowns

Author: The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Editorial Board - May 8, 2018 - Updated: May 8, 2018

Contempt for government often appears fiercest when partisan wrangling in state legislatures and Congress results in gridlock or ramrodding instead of productive compromise on major policy and spending issues.

But occasionally, local governments and state and federal agencies step in it when they’re doing the non-political nuts-and-bolts work of providing services.

Sunday’s front-page headlines delivered a couple blows to the public’s confidence in competent civil service — at the local and federal level.

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The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Editorial Board