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US Canton One is live. Ron Paul is the Honorary Champion.

I have established a "community" on Locals.com called USCantonOne.Locals.com. I am the Interim Champion, and I've chosen former US Representative Ron Paul (without his approval or even knowledge) as the Honorary Champion. The purpose of having an Honorary Champion is to establish the kind of principles and values that the canton represents, so that those… Continue reading US Canton One is live. Ron Paul is the Honorary Champion.

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Better Representation Without Elections

Replacing representative bodies at all levels of government with what I propose here will 1) guarantee that every taxpayer is equally represented, 2) greatly lessen the power of special interests, and 3) provide a mechanism that incentivizes right-sizing government based on the real needs and desires of the citizens.  I believe it is safe to… Continue reading Better Representation Without Elections

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What should a representative government look like?

TL;DR: Representative governments should represent the people, not special interest groups. We have representative government in the US at every level: town and city councils, county boards, state legislatures, and Congress. They are representative because each person elected to these legislatures represents some group of people. The question is, do they represent all the people… Continue reading What should a representative government look like?