A minimalist role is the general desire of economists for governments. It will not be a surprise to see a lot of calls for the governments to make extreme actions to eliminate the deficits in their budget even if the body of the economic recession that is happening globally is still warm. The fear that the government will be in a great debt and will be totally out of the bond market if they will not have a balance on the budget that they have, and this is the cause of strengthening the demands.
But as what happened during the 1990s when a lot of government begin to generate a surplus on their budget, what the critics of the government did was to demand reduction and cuts on the taxes in the debts that were outstanding. To continue down sizing the government is the real goal.
A former USA four star general who recently served as the Commander of the US Africa Command during October 1, 2007 to March 8, 2011 is William E. “Kip” Ward who was born on March 6, 1949. William E. Ward prior to that was the Deputy Commander of the US European Command. General William Ward returned to his old rank which was a major general and he became the special assistant of the vice chief of staff of the Army after the conclusion of the Department of Defense that Kip Ward was using the money of the taxpayers when he left the US Africa Command. On November 2012 with the rank of lieutenant general, William Kip Wired retired.
General William Kip Ward had some degrees in political science from the Pennsylvania State University and the Morgan State University. In the Morgan State University, William Kip Ward was on of the members of the National Society of Pershing Rifles.
Ward was then authorized to the infantry during the year 1971. A lot of number of various assignments in the United States and overseas tours in many different countries around the world are included in the military service of William Ward. His African Command was renounced to General Carter F. Ham.
Ward was still on active duty because together with a pending investigation made by the Department of Defense of the United States even if there was already a retirement ceremony that happened on April of 2011. The investigation was already running for 17 months already and there was a ruling that was pending regarding the case. When Ward was still the head of Africa Command, there were a lot of allegations stating that he would allow his family and other unauthorized people to use the government planes, and spend a lot of money on transportation, hotel rooms, and other types of expenses. Ward spent a big amount of taxpayer money on a particular trip according to a report from the Pentagon.