“The Big Apple”
|Category: Left-Leaning College State|
Regional Influence: Dealmaker
The United States of Noordeinde is a gargantuan, socially progressive nation, ruled by President Jonathan Roosevelt with an even hand, and remarkable for its anti-smoking policies. The compassionate population of 11.773 billion Noordeindeans enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.
It is difficult to tell where the omnipresent government stops and the rest of society begins, but it juggles the competing demands of Education, Social Welfare, and Healthcare. It meets every day to discuss matters of state in the capital city of The Hague. The average income tax rate is 98%. A powerhouse of a private sector is dominated by the Book Publishing industry.
Nude art is becoming wildly popular, Members of Parliament operate under a PAYE scheme, highschool principals regularly send armed truancy patrols to drag problem students to school, and extreme political groups are outlawed. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to the all-pervasive police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Noordeinde's national animal is the Lion, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests, and its currency is the Guilder.
Noordeinde is ranked 15th in Europeia and 1,490th in the world for Lowest Unemployment Rates, scoring 767 on the Workforce Participation Versus Theoretical Maximum Metric.
Most Recent Government Activity: 2 days 2 hours ago
- 9 hours ago: Noordeinde was endorsed by The Allied States of The Separatist Union of Europe.
- 21 hours ago: Noordeinde's influence in Europeia rose from "Instigator" to "Dealmaker".
- 1 day 20 hours ago: Noordeinde was ranked in the Top 5% of the world for Most Popular Tourist Destinations (last census: Top 10%).
- 8 days ago: Noordeinde voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Ban on Leaded Fuel".
- 8 days ago: Noordeinde voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Liberate Coalition Of Freedom".
- 12 days ago: Noordeinde voted against the World Assembly Resolution "No Penalty Without Law".
- 14 days ago: Noordeinde voted against the World Assembly Resolution "On Hydraulic Fracturing".
- 14 days ago: Noordeinde voted for the World Assembly Resolution "Liberate Panem".
- 20 days ago: Noordeinde voted against the World Assembly Resolution "Condemn Riftend".
- 20 days ago: Noordeinde voted against the World Assembly Resolution "Cyber Security Act".
Endorsements Received: 29 » Precisely Nothing, Armenika, Jaccardistan, Kiosland, Tryhearts, The Knights who say Neee, Union Nation States, Paulotzia, Namonia, Aurie, The United Republic of the Red Star, The Roman City-States, Trollfaceia, Fartsoundia, Duncan Isles, Nippluania, Ibo-Biafra, Haagland, Truog, Dendodgia, Northern franceland, Desu Reich, Fusion States, New Spera, Athorack, Mousebumples, De re publica populi Romani, The Monogamously Siaxiscosile Islands, and The Separatist Union of Europe.