The Kingdom of Elspeth and Samina is a massive, environmentally stunning nation, renowned for its museums and concert halls, ban on automobiles, and irreverence towards religion. The compassionate population of 1.983 billion Elspeth and Saminans enjoy extensive civil rights and enjoy a level of social equality free from the usual accompanying government corruption.
The large government juggles the competing demands of Education, Environment, and Healthcare. The average income tax rate is 71.4%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The Elspeth and Saminan economy, worth 143 trillion Buttons a year, is quite specialized and led by the Book Publishing industry, with significant contributions from Information Technology, Trout Farming, and Cheese Exports. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 72,419 Buttons, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.0 times as much as the poorest.
Fewer people are bathing as citizens must show ration stamps before they can turn on their faucets, leather-clad individuals can be seen walking their slaves in public parks, the Finance Ministry posts hourly updates on where taxpayer money is spent, and urban graffiti is hand-calligraphed in perfectly kerned elegant fonts. Crime is totally unknown. Elspeth and Samina's national animal is the Selkie, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Elspeth and Samina lost the endorsement of The Republic of Anna Key.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, urban graffiti is hand-calligraphed in perfectly kerned elegant fonts.
- : Elspeth and Samina was endorsed by The Most Serene Republic of Cleoskye.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, the Finance Ministry posts hourly updates on where taxpayer money is spent.
- : Elspeth and Samina was endorsed by The United States of WhotookBoblandia.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, leather-clad individuals can be seen walking their slaves in public parks.
- : Elspeth and Samina was endorsed by The Republic of Swace.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, fewer people are bathing as citizens must show ration stamps before they can turn on their faucets.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, Pinkerton agents are called in to forcibly break up white collar strikes.
- : Following new legislation in Elspeth and Samina, an increasing percentage of the population's youth have homosexual parents.
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