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Perky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-11-07 08:44 PM
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8. Read Federalist Paper #10
No confidence votes only really work in Parliamentary systemwhere the committe structure closely mirrors the goverement and all all the ministers actuall come from the House. We have sepeartae and equal branches of government and this would make the aPresidency a puppet of the majority Party.

Besides which, The american Presidency should not be held hostage to the tyranny of either the majority of a minority

Think of it. Hillary wins and 13 months later she is at 45^ in the polls with a hostile though small GOP majority.

Unfortunately and Fortunately, we should not change the costitution on the basis of the passions of the moment or based on the power of aany nuber of factions which emerge from tiem to time.
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