Editorial: Congress must update Electoral Count Act to prevent another coup attempt against America
By Ron Ewart
The world is a complex place.
We are a complex nation, with diverse cultures – racial, religious, and cultural. We have been built upon a foundation of democratic ideals, of freedom, justice, and equality. We are a unique nation, and we have a world to call our own. In the grand scheme of things, we should remain unruffled, and continue to grow and develop in our uniqueness, as a nation and as a world.
Nevertheless, our world is ever changing, and our world is ever changing. We are entering a new century, a new millennium. Many factors are pushing the world towards a new paradigm and a new understanding of the world.
We must be prepared to live in that new world – and embrace the new paradigm.
Our Constitution is old, but our Constitution is important, and our Constitution must be updated to survive and to protect against the threats that face us.
The United States constitution was written in 1787, in a time when the federal government was limited to three branches, with the President, Senators, and House of Representatives.
However, since then, the scope of the federal government has steadily grown.
When the Federalists gained control of Congress in 1794, and began the ratification process, they adopted a new system of government – the “Federalist” system – with the President as the chief executive, with control and leadership by the Senate, and with the House of Representatives as the advisory body and legislative body.
In that system, the President, the Senate, and the House of Representatives are all separate, co-equal branches of the federal government.
However, our government is not merely a one-party system of government – it is a two-party system of government.
The Democratic and Republican parties are the two political parties of the United States – the two major political parties.
In our federal government, there is a “partisan” element to the system, and this is not by choice.
In our federal government, there are two parties that have been in power for a number of decades, and they have been using the power