The Commonwealth of United Counties of Escanaba is a colossal, environmentally stunning nation, ruled by J R R Tolkien with a fair hand, and notable for its smutty television, keen interest in outer space, and punitive income tax rates. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic population of 9.775 billion Escanabans live in a state of perpetual fear, as a complete breakdown of social order has led to the rise of order through biker gangs.
The medium-sized, liberal, outspoken government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Public Transport. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Great Bend. Citizens pay a flat income tax of 65.3%.
The frighteningly efficient United Counties of Escanaban economy, worth a remarkable 1,336 trillion Rois a year, is fairly diversified and dominated by the Book Publishing industry, with significant contributions from Beef-Based Agriculture, Information Technology, and Tourism. Average income is an impressive 136,776 Rois, but there is a significant disparity between incomes, with the richest 10% of citizens earning 442,044 per year while the poor average 31,982, a ratio of 13.8 to 1.
The United Counties of Escanaban Babysitters Club has proven to be a huge relief to stressed-out parents across the nation, small businesses are gobbled up almost daily by corporate giants, United Counties of Escanaba has one of the largest offshore wind farms in the world, and the nation has opened its arms to an influx of refugees. Crime is totally unknown. United Counties of Escanaba's national animal is the snowy owl, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : United Counties of Escanaba's influence in Yorkshire rose from "Nipper" to "Minnow".
- : United Counties of Escanaba was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Most Extensive Public Healthcare.
- : United Counties of Escanaba's influence in Yorkshire rose from "Newcomer" to "Nipper".
- : United Counties of Escanaba's influence in Yorkshire rose from "Zero" to "Newcomer".
- : United Counties of Escanaba endorsed The Determined democracy of The Mejobsworth.
- : United Counties of Escanaba relocated from The guard to Yorkshire.
- : United Counties of Escanaba's influence in The guard rose from "Zero" to "Apprentice".
- : United Counties of Escanaba was endorsed by The Kingdom of United Irish Counties.
- : United Counties of Escanaba relocated from Bully Pulpit to The guard.
- : United Counties of Escanaba relocated from Wrangel to Bully Pulpit.
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