Originally Posted by RyeBread
naive or overwhelmingly idealistic - for a military man you should be neither.
we don't even have an honestly non-partisan, unbiased appellate court system, but somehow we're going to get "extremely professional moderators" ?
good luck trying to reign in campaign spending - and even if you do, you will then still have an unfair advantage from the perspective of "fame" candidates that decide to run based on name recognition (this also means that the incumbent has more name recognition (sometimes good, sometimes bad))
It was an idea that could possibly work given the right conditions. Honestly... this country needs a complete reset throughout the entire government system (both state and federal) to get back to anything remotely resembling an honest system.
The level of corruption throughout every form of government is appalling.