Is it time for political parties to go away, and have everyone run as an independent?
Most politicians are cowards, they hide behind their parties, rather than taking responsibility for their own choices.
Seems like a good idea, that way people would actually look at their policies rather than just voting on party lines.
We are way overdue for a major change in the political system. Lobbyist control the elections by controlling the amount of money, then our political parties spend the next 4 years paying back the favor. It's time for reform, all get equal time, equal money, all elections at the same time.
what is democracy? surely it is an elected person carrying out the informed consent of the majority on every issue.
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