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Monday, January 17, 2005

Should We Have More Members of Congress?

Chuck Morse Raises an interesting Constitutional question.

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Take a look at A bigger Congress would be more democratic on Chuck Morse’s website, Morse’s Code.

Apart from the issue of floor space, the nation might be better served with more Congressmen representing smaller districts.  Among other things, that might serve to reduce the power of individual Congressman vis a vis the influence of State legislatures, thus helping to restore some elements of the original conception of the United States as a federal republic, rather than the collectivized socialist state it has become.