These are the duties and powers of all councilmembers: Post polls and discussions to determine citizen desires for departmental policies, plans and agendas. Cast a tie-breaking vote in the polls determining their departmental policies, plans and agendas. Formulate departmental policies, plans and agendas based on citizen feedback. Formulate departmental policies, plans and agendas of their own in the absence of citizen feedback (forum outage, low participation, etc). Convey these policies, plans and agendas to the President for play in the game. Call Legislative and Override Council Votes. Vote in Council Votes of all types. These are the duties of the Military Department: Organize decisions on troop movements. Organize decisions on defensive plans. Organize decisions on offensive plans. Organize decisions on troop upgrades and terminations. Call a Mobilization Council Vote to determine if the economy should be mobilized. When the economy is mobilized for war, becomes the defacto President, superceding the President in the Chain of Command. Can supercede a provincial build queue with military units or improvements during time of invasion. Please Accept or Decline any nominations you receive.