If you want to be promised raises that you wont get, work for the State.
If you want to work for a Governor/boss that hates state workers, work for the state.
If you like to work with incompetent bosses and layers of management that are unqualified political hires; who otherwise would be useless, work for the state
If you want a promised (with empty hands) unsolvemt pension fund that wont be there when you want to retire, work for the state.
If you want to work for the same salary regardless of how hard you work or don't, work for the state.
If you don't like to kiss butt to get promoted, don't work for the State.
If you want to have 6 bosses for 1 worker, work for the State.
Basically if you want a thankless job, WORK FOR THE STATE!!!