The Republica of Korea of the South is a gargantuan, socially progressive nation, ruled by Kamala Harris with an even hand, and renowned for its museums and concert halls, smutty television, and daily referendums. The compassionate, hard-working, democratic, humorless population of 13.757 billion Californians enjoy extensive civil freedoms, particularly in social issues, while business tends to be more regulated.
The relatively small, corrupt, liberal government prioritizes Industry, although Education, Defense, and Healthcare are also considered important, while Spirituality and Environment receive no funds. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of San Francisco. The average income tax rate is 55.6%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The frighteningly efficient Korea of the Southian economy, worth a remarkable 2,721 trillion Dollars a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Book Publishing industry, with major contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Retail, and Information Technology. Black market activity is frequent. Average income is an impressive 197,805 Dollars, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.4 times as much as the poorest.
The government only invests in infrastructure after a natural disaster, airplane passengers who purchase "basic economy" tickets are often assigned seats in the lavatory, friendly fire incidents usually result in severe burns, and it is illegal to distribute Girl Guide Cookies without an advanced food hygiene diploma. Crime is totally unknown. Korea of the South's national animal is the Bear, which teeters on the brink of extinction due to widespread deforestation.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Korea of the South's influence in House of Cards rose from "Zero" to "Hermit".
- : Korea of the South updated the World Factbook entry in House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South dismissed Korea of the South as President of House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South appointed Korea of the South as President with authority over Appearance, Border Control, Communications, Embassies, and Polls in House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South removed Executive and Embassies authority from the WA Delegate in House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South relocated from Wysteria to House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South founded the region House of Cards.
- : Korea of the South was struck by a Mk IV (Pacifier) Cure Missile from The Indomitable Borderlands of The Grendels, curing 1 million infected.
- : Korea of the South was struck by a Mk IV (Pacifier) Cure Missile from The Green and Pleasant Dominion of The Bruce, curing 1 million infected.
- : Korea of the South was struck by a Mk IV (Pacifier) Cure Missile from The Corporate Republic of Augustalia, curing 1 million infected.