Week 8 forum.docx - Week 8 forum Why are government programs seldom terminated Provide at least three reasons in your response Government programs are

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Week 8 forum Why are government programs seldom terminated? Provide at least three reasons in your response. Government programs are seldom terminated, because many government programs perform poorly every year, but rather than terminating them, they receive increase in budgets for millions of dollars. The cost of going through the process of trying and hopefully succeeding to shut down the program will cost more than the government is willing to pay. For the government, the program worth less expensive to continue with since small fees was deducted from taxpayer for the program, than to rather fight those who will attempt to keep it with huge sum of money. Legislators generally seek self-interest goals, and also have a hard time admitting that their policy ideas have not worked. Secondly, political incentives or gain for our legislators. Legislators receives their funds, and support from lobbyists even though many politicians denies the facts. Therefore, the
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