The Westphalian Reich of The House of Petain is a colossal, socially progressive nation, renowned for its daily referendums, digital currency, and restrictive gun laws. The hard-nosed, hard-working, democratic population of 7.728 billion The Houses of Petainian have some civil rights, but not too many, enjoy the freedom to spend their money however they like, to a point, and take part in free and open elections, although not too often.
The medium-sized government prioritizes Education, although Industry, Public Transport, and Welfare are also considered important, while Spirituality isn't funded at all. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Saint Augustine. The average income tax rate is 47.5%.
The powerhouse The House of Petainian economy, worth 655 trillion Westphalian Franks a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Book Publishing industry, with major contributions from Tourism, Cheese Exports, and Basket Weaving. Average income is 84,882 Westphalian Franks, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 4.2 times as much as the poorest.
The government is pouring money into 'Operation Enduring Democracy', conductors wield diamond-encrusted batons to fit in with their freshly gilded surroundings, the tenet of free speech is held dear, and ten-year-olds regularly found their own political parties. Crime is totally unknown, thanks to a capable police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. The House of Petain's national animal is the Imperial Eagle, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies, and its national religion is Roman Catholicism.
Most Recent Government Activity: 19 days ago
- 2 days 15 hours ago: The House of Petain's influence in Westphalia fell from "Auxiliary" to "Ambassador".
- 3 days 2 hours ago: The House of Petain's influence in Westphalia rose from "Ambassador" to "Auxiliary".
- 16 days ago: The House of Petain fell out of the regional Top 10% for Largest Gambling Industry.
- 21 days ago: The House of Petain lodged a message on the Gay Regional Message Board.
- 22 days ago: The House of Petain lodged a message on the Westphalia Regional Message Board.
- 23 days ago: The House of Petain banned The Republic of The Nazi Regime from Westphalia.
- 23 days ago: The House of Petain lodged a message on the Westphalia Regional Message Board.
- 33 days ago: The House of Petain fell out of the regional Top 10% for Largest Automobile Manufacturing Sector.
- 34 days ago: The House of Petain altered the regional flag of Westphalia.
- 34 days ago: The House of Petain updated the World Factbook entry in Westphalia.