common sense http://wamc.org en Barbara Traynor : Common Sense is Really Simple... Really? http://wamc.org/post/barbara-traynor-common-sense-really-simple-really <p>It&rsquo;s a given that most of us, even those benefiting financially, agree our current election process is tedious and costly. In less than 200 years, it has evolved from small, exclusive meetings to a Henry VIII orgy, gulping down hundreds of millions of dollars. What our forefathers suggested be a simple process, simply isn&rsquo;t anymore.</p><p>Our Constitution depends on our common sense. &nbsp;It says nothing about how political candidates should be nominated, merely provides guidelines to allow the development of political parties.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 19:45:00 +0000 43507 at http://wamc.org