(King James Version)
2 When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.
(American Standard Version)
2 When the righteous are increased, the people rejoice; But when a wicked man beareth rule, the people sigh.
(Bible in Basic English)
2 When the upright have power, the people are glad; when an evil man is ruler, grief comes on the people.