The Flood of Government Code Violations, A Regulation Nightmare

The Flood of Government Code Violations, A Regulation Nightmare

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2019 (Aug. 18, 2019) — “Heaven is purpose, principle, and people.  Purgatory is paper and procedure.  Hell is rules and regulations.”    Dee Hock, founder and CEO of VISA Credit Card “As government regulations grow slowly, we become used to the harness.  Habit is a […]

When Government Comes Calling, What Can You Do?

When Government Comes Calling, What Can You Do?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2016, President, NARLO (May 1, 2016y) — “When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, this you may not read, this you cannot say, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is […]

Just How Are You ‘Gonna’ Unravel This Banana Republic?”

Just How Are You ‘Gonna’  Unravel This Banana Republic?”

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2014 (Jul. 6, 2014) — Just about every day we get an e-mail or a phone call from some property owner who is at his or her wit’s end over falling afoul of some rule, regulation, law, or ordinance.  They have exhausted their administrative […]