Re: Lead by Example
"Before setting laws for the general public, the government should encrypt all government owned devices with security that has a back door only they can access."
No. They should be prepared to publish their own online credentials to their bank accounts, online shopping or other services because that's what, in effect, they're expecting of the rest of us. If they're not prepared to do that they can shut up. If they don't see the problem they can find out - and then shut up.