Locke or Hobbes have any real influence we can see today?

Question by Joe G: Locke or Hobbes have any real influence we can see today?
Do you think either of these guys ideas has had any real influence in our life today, in the US? Or do you think their work is overrated? How can we say they have had any impact on government today when the pendulum swings with each new administration, and the almighty dollar is king over everything?

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Thomas or Calvin?

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