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Checks and Balances

The United States was created with a system of checks and balances. Those are breaking down. I thought of an idea to build more.

Write a contract between a land owner and the government, agreeing to certain laws for a period of time.

For example. I agree to pay X taxes.

Sell the land, and a person is pricing the land partly based on the tax rate.

Why it will work:

Why do lobbyists control Washington? A few people caring deeply about an issue will have much greater force than many people caring a little. We fight a speeding ticket with more force than we fight against voter fraud. How many of you went to the court and sued for voter fraud?

This creates a scenario in which each person is empowered to care deeply, and the effect has a more immediate impact. If this were in place for a while, and the government had a history of honoring grandfathered contracts, then the houses honored at a lower tax rate would be worth more, and dishonoring it would damage the owner's net worth dramatically, crating highly motivated individuals.

How to implement:

Obviously it would need to be implemented where the government still respects its people. There are places in America like that. Parts of Texas, Iowa, Delaware.

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is unethically premised upon anti-voluntary coercion. Why endorse violation against the innocent?

I politically support dignifying the prerogative of individual choice concerning public domain, where taxation is abolished.

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