Be thankful for the work of our government

Commentary | December 5, 2012 | By John Burbank | Everett Herald

What makes Thanksgiving possible? Friends and family have to make the trip to their hosts for Thanksgiving. How? On well-engineered roads that can shed water and allow traffic to continue in downpours. In cars which are build according to government safety regulations. With the Washington State Patrol on call and doing overtime, making sure that cars don't speed, and cleaning up after the ones that do and cause accidents.

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