Causing More Problems Than They Solve

a: Government bureaucracy ~
b: a leaky dam built directly over a town

What: "A government bureaucracy is like a leaky dam built directly over a town. It mostly fixes the problem while at the same time causing another new set of problems. All the while no one can threaten to get rid of the bureaucracy because the town would be flooded."

Writer: Steve Johnson
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: May 10 2012 3:10 PM

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