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Old 03-31-2019, 07:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Red Wiggler View Post
But the Founding Fathers did not -- perhaps could not -- anticipate this problem 200 years ago and now our decrepit and partisan systems, which work against better democracy, are entrenched in a constitution that requires tremendous political will to fix. Good luck widdat.
Did the first Congress even have districts? Requiring them is not in the Constitution anywhere - just that they have to be in proportion to the population, and they have to be elected directly by the people.