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The Old Republic and Obama's America

Pistol Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 7:46 AM
I share this belief. Switzerland has managed to maintain a Republic for over 300 years because the CEO is a one year position rotated across the governors of the Cantons. If our presidency were rotated around our governors, states rights would not be endangered, and the major government powers would be closer to the people.
"Second Term Begins With a Sweeping Agenda for Equality," ran the eight-column banner in which The Washington Post captured the essence of Obama's second inaugural. There he declared:

"What binds this nation together ... what makes us exceptional -- what makes us American -- is our allegiance to an idea, articulated in a declaration made more than two centuries ago."

Obama then quoted our Declaration of Independence:

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of...