New Model Republic 1.0...?

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    Tentative first pass on the thing. Explanation to follow.



    Nation Name: New Model Republic (the); NMR, Beautancus (colloquial)
    Demonym: Cussian, (less commonly) Midengells
    Official Language: Modern Engellisċ (nationally)
    Official Languages Local/Regional: Catamarcan, Chullogee/Tchalleki (Uctené/Uktena resp.), Woccon, Occonneechee, Machapunga, Chiwatasi
    Unofficial Languages: Tutelo, Scawnawa, Miscasuchee-Yamassaw, Tabacaban/Topagoban
    National Anthem: East of West, Our Stars
    National Motto: "To be, rather than to seem"
    Important Dates: founded/first official settlement by Engellexic Clarentine Company - 19th of April 1614; foundation of the Mercantile Administration of Clarendon - April 1st, 1627; organization of the Midengell Mercantile Administration - August 18th, 1747; independence from the Engellex (as Confederacy of Beautancus) - 8th of October, 1841; reformation as NMR - 21st of May, 1936
    Important Documents: Great Charter of the Confederacy - original acceptance and legal recognition of independence and ratification of the first national constitution; Republican Constitution - adopted as the legal mechanism for reformation into the New Model Republic (thus, the salvation of the nation); Nativist Congregational Conventions (Bill of Rights/Inalienable Rights of Man, eldest of the three documents, universally revered, lacks formal legal recognition at the national level though a portion of it has been prominently enshrined within both subsequent constitutions)
    Capital: Welmonton (275,000 permanent residents, 3 million commuter/working population)
    Largest City: Roanoke City (population in excess of 10 million, 13 million greater metro)
    Other Largest Cities (descending order): Sunset City, Kitchen Hill, Whitemere, Middle Plantation, Jamesboro, New Dulwich, Eccota, Chacannina, Tegaloo, Fairmarket
    Currency: Republican £ (Pound Sterling)
    Government Type: Semi-Federal Parliamentary Republic (some Presidential features)
    Estimated Population: 110.6 Million
    GDP: £4.9 trillion
    GDP per capita: £46k
    Legislature: bicameral; Senate (uppper), House of Burgesses (lower)
    Judicial: Supreme Judiciary; State High Court (upon formation by agreement between the three branches, per constitutional requisites)
    Official/State Religion: none
    Belief Systems & Religions by Percentage:
    TBA
    Major Ethnic Groups (in desc. order, w/ pop. >/= 1,000,000):
    TBA as well, honestly

    Top Leaders:
    TBA
    POLICIES:
    TBA
     
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    Reserved to edit for an introduction and open discussion. Have an errand to run the now, will edit this for the discussion once I return. Feel free to comment or present questions beyond this post as is, now and already.
     

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