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political science
An important reason for why public policy and public opinion may not coincide in the United States is that... a) the American system of government includes arrangements, such as an appointed judiciary, which may produce policy decisions that run contraty to prevailing popular ...
March 14, 2012 by tina

Political Science-PLEASE HELP
What are the American Government system's strengths and weaknesses?
October 28, 2009 by Rayna

American National Government
What is the American political system's greatest strengths and weaknesses? Here is what I have so far: One of the strengths is the federal government shares soveteignty with the states as well as the Supreme Court balancing the rights of each state. Earlier in history this ...
November 23, 2009 by B.B.

American Government
What is ideology and what are the 2 basic ideologies that shape American political behavior? In other words, define ideology and explain the basic political assumptions of the 2 dominant ideologies in America. With what political group(s) or demographics is(are) attracted to ...
July 18, 2013 by Anonymous

S.S.
Using what you learned about President George Washington, which of these government characteristics would George Washington support? -absolute power of the president -alliances with other nation -strong central government -powerful political parties *I KNOW IT NOT (D),BECAUSE ...
January 5, 2014 by Jordan

American Government
The nominating process? A.chooses new government officeholders. B.selects political-party leaders. C.narrows the field of possible candidates D.all the above
May 25, 2011 by John Delarosa

political science
Political Participation What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.
September 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Political Science
I need some good examples of topics to write a 5page paper on. The paper is to address any MAJOR problems of the American national government. Thank you
November 24, 2009 by Mel

american government
The process of political learning in the United States is a. normally cumulative; political beliefs attained earlier in life tend to be retained to a substantial degree. b. highly structured; children are subjected to an intense system of government-mandated political ...
August 4, 2010 by vedrana

American Government
Share two examples in American history of how the people of America shifted their ideologies from one set of beliefs to another. Why did this happen? What were the political, economic and social conditions that led to this shift?
November 28, 2011 by Linda

American government
The process of political learning in the US is:
December 15, 2012 by NeNe

American Government
What was the process of political learning in the United States?
July 28, 2011 by keturaqh

american Gov't
How is political sovereignty shared in a federal system of government?
June 14, 2011 by Anonymous

us history
what is a political party? please respond me A political party is a political organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns thank you for your answer
March 27, 2007 by lezou jonathan

Political Science
What are the implications for judicial review on American democracy? Should any branch of government be able to review the actions and legislation of the others? Is this good for democracy or does it concentrate too much power in one branch?
October 20, 2009 by Rayna

political science
What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.
December 10, 2012 by tinsa

US HISTORY
How did Alexander Hamilton significantly impact the early history of the American republic as a reult of his political principles and philosophy which impacted the American political traditions?
October 15, 2008 by sally

American Government
Bureaucracy-They say red tape is partly a consequence of “bigness” but more typically a result of legal and political requirements. Is this a sufficient explanation? Is there more red tape in government than these two factors can explain?
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

American Government
Define and explain both political culture and public opinion. Give examples of each to clearly differentiate the two concepts. Then, explain what effect each has on or role each plays in American politics? How are they different and how are they similar? Be sure to discuss ...
July 18, 2013 by Anonymous

American Government
Recent trends in political participation show that people are A. more involved in personal volunteer efforts but less involved in poltical party activity. B. less involved in political parties and more invoved running for public office. C. more involved as voters and less ...
December 8, 2013 by Michelle

us history
Regarding Thomas Paine's Common Sense... 1. According to Paine, peaceful negotiations and reconciliation between the American colonists and England were no long possible after what single specific historical event? 2. According to Paine, how has our connection to England made ...
September 20, 2011 by Moreno T.

social science
what are the effects of the declaration of independence and its influence on early american government? why is it still considered one of the most important documents in american history?
September 21, 2009 by chris

Government US
Totalitarianism differs from authoritarianism in allowing no a. voice in government b. veto over legislation c. political parties d. personal freedom e. elections I cant quite figure this out and even if I can I am very unsure. I would say political parties. Could you confirm ...
September 24, 2011 by Kenny

us history
What big idea of American government does The House of Burgesses Fall under? Delf Government, Limited government, representative government or common law.
September 18, 2008 by Ali

american government
Through the grants of power in Constitution,the Framers sought to: a)define the powers of state government b)create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only c)enumerate the rights of individuals d)both empower government and limit it. IS B...
June 23, 2010 by vedrana

POLITICAL SCIENCE
describe the European origins of American conservative and liberal ideologies. Then, explain how these two American ideologies have evolved from their European origins, and the key features of each American ideology today. Do “Tea Party” beliefs neatly fit in a conservative ...
March 18, 2013 by kayla

American Government
What is each of the following responsible for? Local government, State government, Federal government
August 23, 2008 by Sadie

history
Most american socialists did not advocate: a.the creation of a stronger central government b. a worldwide revolution by the working class c. economic change accomplished through political action I think its a but I know its not b.
February 20, 2011 by sharice

American Government
What are the characteristics of American democracy? How does American democracy differ from the theory of democratic government?
July 18, 2014 by slomomo

American History
Describe the social, economic, and political composition of the decade of corporate greed and how it affected the political climate of the 1980s. I'm having trouble catagorizing "social", "political" and "economic".
October 29, 2007 by Gwen

government
nonparty groups that raise and distribute money to candidates are called: A)legal bribery organizations b)limited government interest corporations C)political action committees d)political interest and action committees.i think its c
September 26, 2008 by Anonymous

american government/ economics
A constituion: is a unitary form of government., sets out the principles and structure of a government., is a part of federal system of government ., is devolped only for democratic governments. i think its b.if not correct please, thank you
September 20, 2008 by Anonymous,

Political science
True or false the government sells bonds in order to lower inflation.
December 5, 2012 by Jessie

American History
Which is most accurate regarding the American political climate between 1876 and 1896? A. The influence of the president over Congress diminished? B. The party that won the presidential election also controlled Congress? C. Southern states tended to vote Republican? D. Little ...
October 29, 2011 by Ginger

American Government
Why should a political system be unitary, federal, or confederal? If the U.S. were to have another constitutional convention, would we keep a federal system or change it?
August 6, 2009 by Alvin

Ethnics
I am a little confused on how to research the following: • Select 1 racial group from the list below: o African American o Asian American o Arab American o Hispanic American/Latino o White/Caucasian •Write a 250- to 350-word summary of the economic, social, and political ...
March 30, 2012 by Bella

democratic politics 10th grade cbse
1list 4 demerits of democracy? 2Explain 4 challenges faced by democracy? 3. Analyze political outcomes of demo? 4. Why is democracy better than dictatorship 5. what is significance of oppositions in political parties? 6. suggest 4 methods to reform political parties? 7. ...
December 23, 2008 by nayashree

American government
Political action committee contibutions typically A. are donated at the request of an elected official. B. go to incumbent candidates of both parties. C. go to the challenger to promote more competitive elections D. both A and B are correct The answer is d ?
December 7, 2013 by Anthony

Pos/110 american government
Can someone help please??? 1. Assignment: American Government Concepts • Resources: Chapter 1 of the text lists several key concepts in American government. Among these are government, politics, policymaking system, public policy, democracy, majority rule, minority rights, ...
March 30, 2011 by Ruth

psy
20. <22{1[1(01)]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is flawed because (...
September 25, 2010 by Cat

U.S History DBQ - need help to check my answer!!!
Document A: Andrew Jackson’s Bank Veto Message to Congress, July 10, 1832 Of the twenty-five directors of this bank, five are chosen by the government and twenty by the citizen stockholders. … It is easy to conceive that great evils to our country and its institutions might ...
March 24, 2014 by Cassidy

Political Science: American Government
Can you please tell me if these are correct? Thank you! Generally, people with lower incomes, less education, and lower job status: a. are more conservative in their political opinions. b. are more liberal in their political opinions. c. are more moderate in their political ...
March 11, 2011 by lara

SS-check my answers plz!!!
1. A person favoring one side of a political issue is a faction. partisan. a party favor. implying power. 2. The Democratic-Republicans believed in strong state governments and rule by the wealthy class. a national bank. a strong federal government. rule by the people. 3. ...
January 23, 2014 by Princess Anna

American Government
Question about American party organizations: A. are about to die out B. Are more powerful today than any time in history C. are still, important but their role in campaigns is secondary to that of candidates D. are unimportant in the political system today Is this answer ...
July 11, 2011 by Amanda

political science- PHL
hello can u help me please? write a few words about Machiavelli, Locke and how they are relevant today? John Locke is another philosopher who is considered as relevant today for some of his ideas he expressed. His writings were a great influence to the founders of United ...
December 1, 2012 by jenny

american government
All of the following are characteristcs of a realigning election EXCEPT: a)sharp divisions between the parties b)major policy initiatives by the winning party c)a very close electoral result d)the disruption of the existing political order ID C CORRECT ANSWER?THANK YOU:))))
June 30, 2010 by vedrana

eth need some info.
Ms. Sue, I have to write a 350 to 500 words essay , by doing a compare and contrast for the following. The problem is I am not too sure of the charactericts of each groups. please help. Descriptors Good neighbors, family oriented, oppressive to women, not oppressive to women, ...
July 13, 2008 by rose- (Ms. Sue)

american government
Ideological groups are distinct from single issue groups in a. the number of issues with which they are concerned. b. the intensity of their members’ opinions. c. their tendency to get involved in election campaigns. d. that members do not seek to influence the political ...
July 1, 2010 by vedrana

government
In Chana's political structure, the central government's control over local subdivisions is best described as what
June 26, 2013 by Minnie

Social studies
1. Into which political unit is the world primarily organized A. International Organizations B. Limited Governments C. Regional Organizations D. Nation-States 3. One main purpose of government is to A. maintain order and security for citizens. B. hold meetings for citizens to ...
December 12, 2013 by Help me please

social studies
Sorry...one more question! A feature of the American political system NOT adopted from practice in England is: a)appeal of disputed court decisions to higher courts b) legislative control of government finaces c) local government through town meetings d) the bicameral ...
September 15, 2008 by cecilia

history
• Create a five- to seven-point, bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers’ revolt in the late 19th Century. • Write a 100- to 150-word response addressing the relationship between the issues the political system dealt with in ...
May 19, 2010 by arlene

history
• Create a five- to seven-point, bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers’ revolt in the late 19th Century. • Write a 100- to 150-word response addressing the relationship between the issues the political system dealt with in ...
May 19, 2010 by arlene

American Government
Do you believe that the United States Government is following the Constitutions five basic principles of Popular Sovereignty, Limited Government, Seperation of Powers, Checks and Balances, and Federalism? List your reasoning for each please!
October 22, 2010 by Amy

American government
I am to draft a paper that critically analyzes a current domestic or foreign political issue of importance to the United States. I want to write about the war on terror after the September 11, attacks. Does anyone think this would be a good topic. If not does anyone have any ...
July 7, 2013 by angela

AP US History
Analyze the extent to which the American Revolution represented a radical alteration in American political ideas and institutions. Confine your answer to the period 1775 to 1800.
September 24, 2008 by amber

History
True Or False; The Political machines of the large cities determinded what type of projects would be funded by tax dollars and for the most part they were honest organizations, The U.S. government's treaties were just ways of moving the Native Americans around so that it and ...
May 7, 2012 by MM

history
Between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson, how did Alexander create a greater lasting influence upon the American political traditions as a result of their political principles and philosophy?
October 15, 2008 by Joe

omm 612612 Managing in Social Change
If you could choose between what we called the Anglo-American political economy and the continental European model of political economy, which would you prefer? Why?
August 21, 2012 by brenda

American Government
What are the implications for judicial review on American Democracy? Should any branch of government be able to review the actions and legislation of the others? Is this good for democracy or does it concentrate too much power in one branch???
September 15, 2009 by ggift

science
The creation of the Enivronmental Protection Agency by the federal government is an example of the American people's desire to _______. a) protect their individual rigths from violation by the judicial branch b) centralize the government c) protect their national s space ...
September 10, 2010 by pam

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.
September 30, 2013 by Gayle

american government
there are five main principles that form the basis of rules that ensure our democratic government. discuss each and present an example that shows how our government is not obeying each principle
July 20, 2010 by emma

Political Sci
What changed, if anything, in the American political culture between 2004 and 2008? Further, please feel free to examine changes to 2012, and how they might influence this year's November presidential and congressional elections.
October 10, 2012 by Dave

American Government
This is a matching part and I already got the rest but I can't get these two. Here are the questions from column 1: 1. metropolitan government 2. county government Here are the choices from column 2: d. form of government that began largely in the agricultural southern ...
April 28, 2011 by Cheryl

Political Science/Media
True or False Because of their dependence of government sources, the news media are unable to set the agenda of debate.
March 16, 2012 by tina

American Govt
What are the four trends in the modern American political economy? Identify each and use evidence from the course to provide proof of each trend in practice. Then discuss the pros and cons of each trend. Are they healthy or unhealthy developments for the American ...
July 18, 2013 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Farmersˇ¦ Revolt „h Create a bullet point list of the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmersˇ¦ revolt in the late 19th Century. Adress the relationship between the issues the political system dealt with in the Gilded Age and current American ...
April 12, 2010 by Donna

government
the nominating process a. chooses new government officeholders b. selects political-party leaders c. narrows the field of possible candidated for an election d. all of the above c.
December 27, 2007 by jere

Political science college
what is a source for statistics for muslim american businesses in the US Do you know of a source for statistics for muslim american businesses in the US economy
December 10, 2010 by Carolyn

American Government
The term "public opinion" is frequently used in reference to all of American society. This perspective is? A. accurate, since Americans are one people and indivisible B. less accurate than view of public opinion based on majority, since the political system operates on the ...
October 2, 2012 by Liz

U.S History
In the pledge of allegiance what does and to the republic mean? it refers to the United States of America A republic is: 1 a (1) : a government having a chief of state who is not a monarch and who in modern times is usually a president (2) : a political unit (as a nation) ...
August 22, 2005 by Khandase

history
Which system of government rests furthest left on the political spectrum and, as a totalitarian regime, focuses on the government owning all aspects of the economy, including property and the means of production?
March 30, 2012 by aries

History
Which of the following statements best describes who makes decisions in government oligarchy? A.many elected officials. B. a single political party. C.many political parties. D. a single leader. I say c. but then again I keep second guessing myself.
June 4, 2014 by Emily

American Government
if there was one fundamental element of American democracy what would it be?
July 21, 2010 by Denise

American Govt
What expectations does the American public have of the federal government?
October 22, 2013 by Gregory

government
voters select government officials during the a. convention b. general election c. primary election d. political action committee c
December 27, 2007 by jere

political science
Identify the specific a.) cabinet departments, b.) regulatory agencies, c.) government corporations, and d.) independent executive agencies that are involved in policy that impact offshore drilling.
March 28, 2009 by Eula

Government
Journalist Walter Lippmann suggested that Question 18 options: 1) polling, even when done scientifically, cannot be trusted because it is in people’s nature to be dishonest in response to political questions. 2) the dominance of polling has brought about an ideological shift ...
October 6, 2013 by Alexa

political
Researchers have also found differences in public opinion by ethinicity and race. In general,_________, are significantly more likely than African Americans to favor cuts in government spending. 1. Asian Americans 2. Latino Americans 3. White Americans Answer is :Asian ...
April 4, 2012 by Shani

government
Do you believe that the media is America's "fourth branch" of government? Is there adequate fair and balanced reporting on political issues or is the media biased? Why or why not
September 9, 2010 by rei

American Government
According to the Declaration of Independence, the power of the government is based on _____.
August 24, 2011 by Kease.F.DCPS

world history
Which system of government rests furthest left on the political spectrum and, as a totalitarian regime, focuses on the government owning all aspects of the economy, including property and the means of production?
January 22, 2012 by tracy

american government
judicial review is the power of the american courts to:
January 21, 2013 by melissa

american government
the government of u.s. is: federal, authoritian , unitary, parliamentary. i think its c or a
September 20, 2008 by Anonymous,

government
Why congress enabled to dominate the American government in the nineteenth century?
November 30, 2008 by may

American Government
According to the Anti-Federelist, to strong a government meant?
April 23, 2011 by Patricia Smith

american government
What is the most common form of government in the world today?
May 21, 2012 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Can someone help me with this question? A) With the emergence of urban cities came the need for a distinct city government, including the role of the boss. B) What were the positives and negatives of having a boss in the city government? C)Do you think the boss and the ...
April 7, 2010 by Janye

civics/american history 10th grade
How does the Constitution provide for the system of federalism in the American form of government?
November 1, 2011 by GABBY:)

us government
what are the six goals of american government as indentified in the preamble
February 20, 2009 by mary

american government
explain how and why entitlements affect government spending
January 21, 2010 by russ

American Government
What are some of the criticism of a democratic style of government ? ...
March 22, 2011 by bubba

American Government
The Constitution created a confederate system of government?
July 26, 2012 by Isis

government
a political action committees purpose is to a. use propaganda b. work for the interests of all americans c. raise enough money for political candidates d. encourage americans to join interests groups
November 29, 2010 by kelly

government
a political action committees purpose is to a. use propaganda b. work for the interests of all americans c. raise enough money for political candidates d. encourage americans to join interests groups
November 29, 2010 by kelly

american government
a government is ruled by one person who? presidential, constitutional, unitary, dictatorship,i thinks its a or d im not sure
September 20, 2008 by Anonymous,

American National Government
What is a current event example that illustrates the power of one branch of government to check another?
February 3, 2010 by Sarai

political science/media
most local newspapers get their national news from... a) government reports, press brieefings, and announcements b) interviews with politicians c) local reporters d) wire services e) the Internet
March 16, 2012 by tina

political science
which political ideology would be against abortion, and why?
March 10, 2013 by nina

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