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  1. A 6% hurdle is better than a 3% hurdle for Parliamentary Elections

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    A conservative organization "In The Name of the Family" is organizing a referendum drive for election reform with items #2 dropping the hurdle for getting a seat in the Croatian Parliament from 5% to 3%. Many on the Croatian right believe that this is a required solution to the problem with Conservative under-representation in the Croatian Parliament.
    Rather than decrease the hurdle to 3% I would raise it to 6%.


    This solution is a bad solution to a real problem.
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    Željko Zidarić
  2. Reform - Referendum for the Constitution

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    The Constitution is the bedrock of the nation. The core purpose of the Constitution is not to give people rights, but to protect the rights that people have. People have God-given and inherent rights whether the national Constitution mentions them or not. The real role of the Constitution is to put limits on what the government can do. The Constitution should define the role of the government. Who controls the Constitution - controls the nation.


    The people
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    Updated 30th-August-2014 at 10:08 PM by Željko Zidarić

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    Željko Zidarić
  3. Project 100 - New Privatizations of Assets in Croatia

    On July 31, 2014 the government of Croatia, through the office of The State Office for State Property Management announced the Akcija “Projekti 100″ - the government is putting up for sale or lease 100 properties that the government owns.

    About 20 million square meters of property are being put up for sale. By any standard this is a huge program. From what I see of the process, the sale is being handled in a very amateurish if not incompetent manner which makes me question if
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    Updated 9th-August-2014 at 12:35 PM by Željko Zidarić

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    Željko Zidarić
  4. My Personal Political Compass


    • Values unite us.
    • Dogmas and ideologies divide us.


    The best way to get people to join you is to tell stories that explain who you are.
    You are what you do, not what you say. What you do is based on your values.

    I do not follow politic programs and use them to develop my worldview.
    My personal worldview, based on my values guides me to a political philosophy and party.

    If we want people to join us, prove to them that we are ...

    Updated 21st-September-2014 at 02:01 PM by Željko Zidarić

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  5. Negative Advertising in Election Campaigns

    See video on YouTube - Negative Advertising in Election Campaigns

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    Contrary to what people say, negative advertising is a useful and effective tool in election campaigns. The term negative is used to indicate that your opponent(s) are the focus of your advertising, while positive advertising has a focus on you. Positive advertising shows why you are the best option and negative advertising shows why your opponent is not the best option.
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    Updated 20th-September-2014 at 05:21 PM by Željko Zidarić

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    Željko Zidarić
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