Fixing Washington: The Specific Steps –
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We hire the most connected and not the most talented, switch that around.
Change the program from one of policy based around rich families and big companies to one of community need.
Make the system work like the Constitution says, where one person gets one vote instead of one corporation getting 10 million votes.
Make it a felony for anyone who held a public office to work in a private company that lobbies government officials to end the endless jobs-as-kickbacks scams.
Require all contract proposals, submissions and reviews to be published online so we can see if the evaluations were rigged or not.
Make it a law that NOBODY; no person company or group, can fund a political campaign.
Triple the jail time and cash penalties for politicians who hire their friends.