The Dog Party Platform
Universal Basic Income
A monthly stipend delivered to all legal residents unconditionally
Right To Water
The state must make sure that people can afford access to clean water
Right To Food
The state must make sure that people can afford access to basic nutrition
Right To Housing
The state must make sure that people can afford access to basic housing
Right To Basic Health Care
The state must make sure that people can afford access to basic health care
This includes basic mental health care.
Right To Education
The state must make sure that students have equal opportunity to learn
Right To Non-Pollution
The state must make sure that people can afford access to a low pollution environment
No minimum wage
UBI replaces minimum wage
No basic welfare
UBI replaces basic welfare
No basic food stamps
UBI + nutrition replaces food stamps
UBI + nutrition right replaces SNAP
No unemployment insurance
UBI replaces unemployment program
No unemployment insurance
Eliminates stupid drugs black market.
We will not engage in military actions beyond congressionally represented land territories.
Spreading the Joy
Open offer to annex and support - with all the rights and privileges of this platform - for any recognized political entity.
We have an open border policy. Get documented and come live here if you like.
There will be no electoral college.
An algorithm will be defined with which to create congressional districts.
Rank your candidates rather than select only one
Multiple Reps Per District
Each district gets multiple reps which allows non-plurality concerns to be represented
Bail only hurts the poor. Constitutional amendment if necessary
Actual physical evidence or verifiable records or the like required for conviction. Eye witness and circumstantial is inadequate.
20 year imprisonment max.
Once time is complete, no rights restriction or registration, records are sealed to non-court.
Base Deduction Raise
Must be above poverty level - the poor pay no taxes.
There will be no tax deductions for any entity.
There will be no tax credits for any entity.
No more limited liability
Restores legal consequences to the perpetrators of crimes.
Keeps corporations from controlling excessive money.
Land ownership limit
Keeps corporations from controlling excessive resources.
Provides ability to change the rules under which corporations operate.
No Short Stakes Testing
Students may be tested to be measured, but the scores are only used at aggregate grade/school or higher levels
No property tax
School funding will be based on need to enable learning, not location.
Supplemental UBI for Student families
Equalizing opportunity by providing additional help to families of active students where relevant.