View Full Version : Tired of Washington? Empower yourself.

01-13-2008, 07:36 PM

Adds a third branch to our legislature branch: The People. Just like making State initiatives (you know, those petitions). sign the petition on the website to amend the Constitution to allow the People to pass laws.

01-13-2008, 07:53 PM
Isn't this the thing that Mike Gravel is backing, that would shift our country from a republic toward a democracy?

01-13-2008, 08:00 PM
Yep. same exact thing

switzerland enacted it in 1848 and everyone said it wouldn't work but now they have the 1st GDP per capita.

01-13-2008, 08:27 PM
This will lead to greater centralization of power in the federal government. Not a good thing. Sorry.

01-13-2008, 08:44 PM
It works for small countries. It would not work too well for a continent-sized country with 300 million people.