To be sure, these companies owe their very existence to the federal government.
A majority of people in this country are already dissatisfied with the size and power of the federal government.
And tanks, medicine, retirement, border patrol, and nearly every other thing the federal government provides.
And while revenues went up, well, revenues to the federal government have gone up in every decade since the Depression.
But Kibbe never addresses the fact that MLK called for more involvement of the federal government in a broad swath of public life.
In the tendency of the federal government to encroach upon the States lay, he thought, the danger of the federal Constitution.
In addition we have the federal government with its own laws and courts.
I would work on the assumption that the federal government would know why he was back and had given him permission to be back.
The federal government had failed to supply the necessary funds.
But not less firmly would this true disciple of Jefferson restrain the activities of the federal government.
1640s, as a theological term, from French fédéral, from Latin foedus (genitive foederis) "covenant, league, treaty, alliance," related to fides "faith" (see faith).
Meaning "pertaining to a treaty" (1650s) led to political sense of "state formed by agreement among independent states" (1707), from phrases like federal union "union based on a treaty," popularized by formation of U.S.A. 1776-1787.