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NANCY PELOSI: 'Civilization As We Know It Would Be In Jeopardy' If The GOP Wins The Senate

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posted on Sep, 17 2014 @ 05:07 PM
a reply to: loam

The whole idea is dichotomous to the concept of America. America is supposed to be the leader of the free world. There IS NO free world....

We WERE the bastion of freedom but have become increasingly less free as time went on and the political paradigm of gain more power at all cost became entrenched.

The idea that we have to limit freedom in any way is ridiculous.

Should govt. outlaw gay marriage? Absolutely not, but it shouldn't recognize IT or any type of religious ceremony whatsoever.

Leave that up to the churches.

If gays want to get married, make a church and get married. Nothing should stop them.

Get rid of 90% of government regulation and instead government needs to incentivize the things they want to promote.

Incentivization is MUCH more effective than regulation. Regulation causes people to look for ways around it. Create overseas instead of here.

Accept the 25K fines to make millions, etc...

If instead you are rewarding the people for the behavior that you're desiring in realistic positive ways, you will see that behavior happen more often.


posted on Sep, 17 2014 @ 05:49 PM
a reply to: Masterjaden

Well stated. I have often remarked on the govt's lack of positive incentives. The world is overpopulated and straining what does the govt do? Provides tax breaks for babies.... The more you have, the merrier, right?

Create a complex, rather than simple tax code? Then you have complex ways to get around them. Simplify to the degree that there are no loopholes. Of course, a lot of lawyers will have to look for jobs......

Regulation? Let's pass law after overlapping law so we (congress) can give the perception we are doing something, meanwhile we have 143 agencies with overlapping responsibilities, meanwhile we do not enforce the ones we already have, meanwhile the laws are so complicated that it takes a lawyer to interpret them and to find the loopholes.

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