Allowing many people to have a shot at being uber-wealthy is dangerous
Making the uber-wealthy share the load would be bad for the economy
The middle class do not have as much of an influence on politics as the wealthy do
The idea that the middle class pay the most crippling amount of income tax is a myth
A few wealthy, a few more middle class and many lower class citizens is best
Your entire premise about not having "skin in the game" is of course blatantly false. One would have to look hard and long to find people who vote today who do not pay taxes or contribute to America. So again, your very idea is based on a lie. I suspect this is far more about you stacking the deck in favor of the wealthy and their toadies and sycophants in the Republican party who carry their water willingly than it is about anything else.
But since the Constitution says otherwise, your dream - most Americans nightmare - is just a far right wing fantasy. God Bless America and the American people.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers