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Iowa Republican joins shadow government

Who’s heard of this? I find it quite intriguing to say the least.

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Iowa Republican defends ending run for state Senate, joining shadow government

By Joseph Weber    Published July 16, 2012

An Iowa Republican has caused a stir after ending her run for state legislature, and then becoming a “senator” for a de facto shadow government known as the Republic for the United States of America.

The former candidate, Randi Shannon, defended the bizarre decision in an interview with FoxNews.com on Monday, and did her best to explain her reasons for doing so.

“I am one of many people so disgusted with the options out there,” she said. “But the government we have has to go.”

Organizers say the Republic for the United States of America was the original government in this country, before it was replaced 225 years ago by the “de facto corporation known as the United States.”

Shannon told FoxNews.com the Republic is a bona-fide group, which appointed her to…

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  1. July 19, 2012 at 11:40

    I also find it quite intriguing but haven’t quite formulated an opinion on it yet, it reminds me of something out of a doomer movie. We have the government we deserve and I can’t see that changing anytime soon.

    Thanks for the reblog!

    • July 19, 2012 at 12:58

      Agreed. I applaud their effort but probably won’t be too effectual. Keep the faith!

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