Comment: The two party system has made legislatures all but

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The two party system has made legislatures all but

irrelevant. One side backs their party leader to the hilt, and the other side is more concerned with damaging their party in swing districts than representing their constituents at home.

Localism is for people who can still sleep at night even though somebody they don't know in a city they have never been is doing things differently. ("Localism, A Philosophy of Government" on Amazon for Kindle or Barnes and Noble ebook websites)