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Originally posted by beezzer
This is a common theme.
Create a problem. - Power outages, poor infrastructure, veto bills to alleviate the problem.
Have government ride to the rescue. - talktalktalk, government handouts, an overly large bill that has riders in it to further take away more freedoms.
I may sound over the top (tin foil hat time!) but it was your gov. who said, "Never let a good crisis go to waste."