Originally Posted by SD Nihil
And for it being an amendement that is to put up a stop sign to elected officials who would want to overrule the voters. That's the thing. Elected officials are voters too. They shouldn't have a vote that counts more than any other one individual. So the only people I want involved in this decision should be everybody. Not an elected official telling us what to do.
We live in a Republic for a reason:
Direct Democracy has never worked on a country wide scale. It works about as well as True Socialism, or True Communism.