The United States of Search is a very large, safe nation, renowned for its compulsory military service and irreverence towards religion. The hard-nosed, hard-working, democratic population of 189 million Researchers 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 juggles the competing demands of Law & Order, Defense, and Welfare. The average income tax rate is 23.0%.
The Searchean economy, worth 8.65 trillion Bitcoins a year, is broadly diversified and led by the Automobile Manufacturing industry, with major contributions from Retail, Gambling, and Information Technology. State-owned companies are reasonably common. Average income is 45,766 Bitcoins, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 3.1 times as much as the poorest.
Animal Liberationists are regularly arrested, kids who move from attending a public school in the city to the country often struggle in goat milking class, prison reforms have replaced communal luaus with communal loos, and truncheon-mounted cameras record the beating of criminals in dynamic HD detail. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Search's national animal is the Eagle, which can occasionally be seen dodging aircraft in the nation's cities.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Search was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Largest Automobile Manufacturing Sector.
- : Search's influence in Jam fell from "Duckspeaker" to "Handshaker".
- : Search's influence in Jam rose from "Handshaker" to "Duckspeaker".
- : Following new legislation in Search, truncheon-mounted cameras record the beating of criminals in dynamic HD detail.
- : Search's influence in Jam rose from "Truckler" to "Handshaker".
- : Search's influence in Jam rose from "Vassal" to "Truckler".
- : Search's influence in Jam rose from "Zero" to "Vassal".
- : Search relocated from The Marmalades to Jam.
- : Search's influence in The Marmalades rose from "Apprentice" to "Truckler".
- : Following new legislation in Search, prison reforms have replaced communal luaus with communal loos.