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2katz I live in Nebraska
06/02/14 5:21 pm

No but the current Senate should be spanked. Oh wait -- they'd all like that.

moonshot More often I know nothing
06/01/14 4:02 pm

I would be in favor of redrawing the states borders to make them all even in population, then it would be okay to have a Senate.

moonshot More often I know nothing
06/01/14 4:04 pm

Here is one idea. Try to get past the strange names given for the states. fakeisthenewreal.org/reform/

skinner Wisconsin
06/01/14 5:28 pm

Yeah sure lets just completely uproot centuries of state history to create new proportional state governments that will have to be redrawn every few years or so. We all know how good governments are at drawing boundaries fairly so it should work well

skinner Wisconsin
06/01/14 2:22 pm

No, I firmly believe in the separation of powers. A bicameral Congress is more responsible than a unicameral one. The Senate has always been the voice of reason in Congress in that they are less partisan, more organized, and more eternal. If anything

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skinner Wisconsin
06/01/14 2:22 pm

we should repeal the 17th amendment and return the Senate to it's more sensible job of representing the states within the union.

Arananthi Literal Ninja
06/01/14 2:53 pm

Not that I disagree, but does that logic imply that a tricameral legislative branch would be even more responsible? Why or why not?

skinner Wisconsin
06/01/14 5:04 pm

A tricameral legislature would be more responsible, but there has to be a pragmatic compromise between efficiency and checks and balances in government. In my opinion two is enough

usernamehere Raise a little hell
06/01/14 1:23 pm

No. Two houses are needed as a check on each other's power.

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