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Freakonomics » What Would a Millennial-Generation Budget Look Like?

The average age of Congress is 57.4 years-old. With all the talk (from both sides of the aisle) about how our ballooning debt is stealing from today’s young people, shouldn’t they have a voice in deciding how to solve our long-term fiscal problems, considering they’ll be the ones paying for them? And yet, now that Rep. Aaron Schock (R-IL) has turned 30, not a single member of Congress is in his/her twenties.

Freakonomics » What Would a Millennial-Generation Budget Look Like?.

If we decided to crowd-source a new Constitution with a great deal of input from people your age, what would it look like?  Would it contain some of the elements suggested in this article?  Would it contain any “radical” ideas?

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This entry was posted on July 18, 2011 by in constitution, Democracy, Uncategorized.
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