It's Time for a Two-President America
It’s no secret that America is seriously divided right now, and has been for most of my adult life. And although I am grateful to be an American citizen and feel extremely lucky to have been born in my home state of Ohio, I and millions of Americans are tired of watching our two-party system fail us time and again. This week, they failed us with their failed healthcare bill instead of trying to work together to build on the ACA, which has faults of course but provides a solid foundation to build upon. We’ve also been failed by our leaders for allowing America to fall from a full to flawed democracy as Business Insider shared in January.
But I am not interested in looking backwards and listing failures and missteps of our current or past administrations. Instead, I want to focus on a really, really hard conversation that we have all been avoiding: our democracy is broken, and we have to do something drastic, new, bold, and even scary to get us back on track.
I propose a two-president America, one male and one female, for several reasons...
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