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HIS125
Progressivism was the first national reform movement that set out to resolve social problems without the aim of overturning the government. What tactics did progressives employ to influence the government at all levels? Why were progressives so successful in their movement?
January 17, 2010 by ggift

us history
Progressivism was the first national reform movement that set out to resolve social problems without the aim of overturning the government. What tactics did progressives employ to influence the government at all levels? Why were progressives so successful in their movement?
March 16, 2010 by Anonymous

American History
One more question: Why did the Progressive movement want the direct election of senators? Senators elected indirectly made little effort to represent the people. Progressives believed that having representatives elected by state legislatures was sufficient. Progressives ...
May 27, 2012 by Alex

US History
what is the difference between 1) municipal reformers (are municipal reformers socialists or Progressives?) 2) socialists 3) Progressives Aren't Progressives and socialists the same?They both want government invovlment. Also what is the difference between Capitalism v. ...
May 31, 2010 by Amy~

Am. History
As there was after World War II, there is a legitimate threat to Americans and the American way of life in the Post 9/11 world. Senator McCarthy used his influence to weed out suspected Communists from the American government. Are there any lessons to be learned from his ...
April 11, 2014 by Lib

AED 200
Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have in your local schools. Which agency do you feel has the most significant influence in making policy and curriculum decisions at the local level? Why? This is what I came up with. Please give me some input...
April 14, 2009 by Ashley

AE
Fill in the table by describing the role and influence each group has on curriculum. Some may have direct influence and some may have indirect influence. Identify whether their influence deals with selecting, maintaining, or evaluating the curriculum and in what ways they ...
August 5, 2008 by scooby91320002

Education
Fill in the table by describing the role and influence each group has on curriculum. Some may have direct influence and some may have indirect influence. Identify whether their influence deals with selecting, maintaining, or evaluating the curriculum and in what ways they ...
December 5, 2008 by sally

US History
Why did many progressives of both major parties saw American entry into World War I as a peerless opportunity? Many Progressives during the First World War, Republican and Democrat alike, realized something of great importance to furthering their goals: they saw that the ...
March 11, 2012 by Jason

History
Why did many progressives on either side of WW1 see America's entry into the war as an opportunity? What did the progressives accomplish during the war that they felt was positive?
March 2, 2013 by Molly

U.S hISTORY
WHAT TWO SOLUTIONS DID EFFICIENCY PROGRESSIVES OFFER TO MAKE CITY GOVERNMENT MORE EFFICIENT
September 25, 2013 by Ashley

history
which belief was held by most Progressives? a. the government should own American industries b. Houseing and health care should remain private c. the government should protect agricultural interests d. the government should intervene in unfair business practices i'm not sure ...
March 28, 2009 by history

HISTORY HELP
I'm reading my book and from what i'm getting here is that the progressives demanded a more activist government but what im not understanding is how they justified their demands.
October 12, 2008 by Samuel

U.S. Government
How does the government today influence the nation's economy? What other areas is the government involved in? I don't know what to answer. Please help! Thank You.
January 31, 2010 by Anonymous

History
What were the most important meanings of freedom to the Progressives by 1916? How did each president of the Progressive era view the role of the federal government?
December 16, 2013 by Emily

Government US
Democrats in Washington have usually responded to high levels of unemployment with b. increased government spending. c. increased government taxes. d. decreased government taxes. e. decreased government regulation.
October 5, 2011 by HM

Public Health
What is a level of intervention? I know what the levels of prevention are but I do not understand the levels of intervention. Would this be the same as the level of influence? (Intrapersonal, interpersonel, community, and stage)
July 5, 2011 by Kati

grammar
in this sentence local government and citizen groups often employ city planners. do you underline local government and citizen for compound subjects
August 27, 2009 by shante

Public and community health
Find national, state, and local governmental health agency websites that address the issue from the Article Review assignment. · Document your findings based on the University of Phoenix Material: Website Review. · Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary of your findings that ...
February 7, 2011 by Anonymous

History
Why did the Civil Rights Movement emerge when it did? What tactics did it use, and how did those tactics change over time? What were the consequences for the movement as it incorporated demands for economic and cultural equality?
May 14, 2010 by Julie

Texas Government
The sunset review process has a. eliminated a few government agencies. b. dramatically reduced the number of state government agencies. c. created even more state government agencies. d. decreased the influence of interest groups on state agencies. I think it is C..
November 12, 2011 by HM

social studies
a form of government in which power is distributed to and shared by different politicla levels as between states and the central government???
August 6, 2010 by jenny

Social Studies
How does voting, writing mails/emails, going on a talk show, speak in a radio show, join political parties, join protest groups, write an article influence the government and public policy? Once the government realize how important your beliefs are, there may be changes. ...
February 23, 2009 by Anonymous

history
How did progressivism affect the role of the federal government in the early 1900s? (Please tell me what i can take away from my answer, because it is too long. What parts are not important that i can delete from my answer? thanks) Historians refer to the period from 1890 to ...
June 3, 2009 by y912f

History
What is the relationship between Progressives and the Sherman Anti-Trust Act of 1890 ? Is it that the Sherman Anti-Trust Act was passed during the Progressive Era and the Progressives wanted it to be passed? Thanks
May 31, 2010 by Amy~

Government
Which of the following tactics did many States once use to disenfranchise African American voters? A. "motor voter" laws B. age requirements C. literacy test D. purging
April 3, 2012 by Austin

history
When a government lifted price controls after the war, prices a. remained about the same b. rose faster than wages c. fell to prewar levels d. required government support B?
May 26, 2009 by y912f

social studies
The English colonies in North America were united by all but which of the following: A uniform language based on the London English dialect. Traditional English inheritance laws. An uncomplicated legal system with few professional lawyers. Military concepts based on volunteer ...
September 24, 2006 by Alisa

government
__________ is the term given to the activities of interest groups that seek to influence the making and implementation of public policy and to persuade government officials to support a group's position.
April 4, 2011 by cody

economic
A socialist believes that wealth should be spread evenly throughout society. What characteristic of socialism is designed to achieve this goal? A. The government controls the centers of economic power. B. Central planners make all decisions about the economy. C. The government...
August 18, 2012 by Keisha

english (Gulliver's Travel)
I know Gulliver dislikes his governement at home, but what traditions does he what to modify in the government? Also, how was he able to influence the reader? What techniques does the author uses to influence the reader? - Was it the satire?
April 19, 2009 by Matt

history
when a government lifted price controls after the war, prices a. remained about the same b. rose faster than wages c. fell to prewar levels d. required government support i'm stuck between A and B
April 20, 2009 by history

politics
There are various levels and types of judicial courts. In the case Sitz v. Michigan Department of Police, two levels of government and court systems interact to come to a final verdict. What was the final verdict and how did it reach that conclusion? (Explain the process.)
October 21, 2012 by Dora

government
yellow journalism, explain how the media may or may not influence American foreign policy? Basically, what affect can the media have on the government’s decisions?
July 1, 2010 by Amanda

project management
Using the MBO approach (management by objectives)come up with a strategy.(make it up) Break them into the 4 levels level 1 top level 2 division level 3 department level 3 employ
November 24, 2008 by matthew

Business
All of the following are strategies and tactics for building teamwork expect
October 18, 2011 by Timika

Education
Bloom's taxonomy levels A) correspond directly to grade levels in constructing an action plan. B) help teachers to gauge the cognitive levels required for their objectives. C) identify at which step in the DID cycle instruction is occurring. D) indicate the lighting levels ...
January 24, 2013 by Lor

U.S government
what is the term given to the activities of interest groups that seek to influence the making and implementation of public policy and to persuade government officials to support a group's position. A. Muckrakers B. Bribers C. Lobbyists D. Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO)
August 11, 2010 by jenny

BUS 210
I know what these tactics are but I need to know where can I find examples about these political tactics: I have no personal experience of these Attack and blame tactic versus make everyone a winner, Be irreplaceable or occupy a central position tactic, Reduce uncertainty or ...
December 24, 2008 by ,mary

criminal justice
What tactics would you use if you had to interview a witness who was the victim of a crime? Would your tactics be different than those used for a witness who had no connection to the crime or parties involved?
March 5, 2010 by sabrina82

american government
current information on what Congress is doing. Find out all you can about what Congress is up to and how their actions will influence the American population
August 23, 2011 by dokl

Social Studies
4 Levels of Government
October 23, 2007 by Michael

government
federal campaign laws apply to a. presidetial and congressional elections only b. all elections c. elections with campaign spending above certain levels d. PAC contributions b
December 28, 2007 by jere

Government
I have to write an essay on the question: What are the advantages and disadvantages of the influence of interest groups. Do they have too much influence? Should there be more regulation of their activities? My question is, my textbook lists the advantages and disadvantages in ...
April 20, 2007 by Jon

Social Studies
The excerpt below is Article 6 of the "Declaration of the Rights of Man," the document that founded the French Republic on August 26, 1789. Use this excerpt below to answer the following question: Law is the expression of the general will. Every citizen has a right to ...
March 27, 2014 by Anonymous

Economics
12. The main economic variables that affect business cycles include all the following EXCEPT. A. Interest rates B. External Events C. Personal Savings levels D. Business investments levels
May 31, 2011 by Adelle

American Government
The Constitution establishes rules that the United States government must observe. There are five main principles that form the basis of these rules and ensure our democratic government. In a minimum of three well-developed paragraphs, list, define, and discuss each of these ...
October 22, 2010 by Cheryl

statistics
The serum cholesterol levels for men in in one age group are normally distributed with mean of 178.1 and standard deviation of 40.8. All units are in mg/100ml. Find two levels that cut off the top 10% and the bottom 10 % from the distribution of x.
October 30, 2013 by Amy

psy202
according to your text research on adult think and behavior has found that specific child-rearing practices of parents have great influence how parents feel about their children has great influence development is predictable when all children are treated the same all of the ...
September 17, 2013 by kim

history
Compare and contrast Populism and Progressivism. From what distinct groups of society did the two groups emerge? What was at the heart of their beliefs about how society should be organized? What were the Granger and Alliance Movements, and how did they transform from a social...
July 23, 2010 by Heather

Government
How did events influence the arizona declaration of rights
February 14, 2010 by Lillie

U.S Government
how did the colonists governmental experience influence the constitution?
February 17, 2011 by angiie

American Government
what is the foundation of the president's authority and influence?
October 18, 2011 by Maci

government part 1
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the influence of interest groups. Do they have too much influence? Should there be more regulation of their activities? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special_interest
April 24, 2007 by Jon

social studies
How do the three levels of government interact, or inter-relate?
December 18, 2007 by javier

government
what were the two levels of goverment in New york in the late 1760's ?
February 26, 2009 by Justina

government
how does reducing the national debt influence the American population?
September 7, 2011 by mary

home economics
The US government does not influence its economy true or false?
July 25, 2014 by Anonymous

Social Studies
What were the two levels of government in New York in the late 1760s?
February 1, 2011 by Anonymous

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

us history
When Hawaiians announce their intention to end foreign influence on the islands, Ameerican business helped to start a revolution in 1893 to topple the government. ----------------------False? My us history book only talks about foreign influence when american involved in china...
April 8, 2008 by CM

Geography
52. Do you think that the British influence in India was positive or negative? Explain your answer. 52. Even though the British rule on India benefited it in a few ways, I believe that the British influence in India was more negative than it was positive. India once had a ...
April 8, 2010 by y912f

healthcare analysis
Government regulations and accrediation organizations influence on joint comission
July 29, 2010 by cortez

Social Studies KKK
How did the federal government help to reduce the klans's influence in the south?
June 3, 2011 by Courtney

U.S. GOVERNMENT
The social group that has the most influence on how you will vote is your --m--- A fill in the blank question
June 26, 2012 by Booker Perry

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

Government
Which of the following statments about standing committees is true? A. They exist in the house but not in the senate. B. They all have about the same amount of influence. C. They have only recently been set up in congress. D. They play a critical role in the lawmaking process...
April 3, 2012 by Anonymous

Government US
15. What happened in 1998? b. The U.S. government had its largest budget deficit in history. c. The national debt was eliminated. d. The U.S. government shut down on three occasions. e. The U.S. government had a balanced budget. i eliminated all the wrong choices.. I am left ...
October 4, 2011 by HM

government
Long ago, James Prothro and Charles Grigg discovered a problem with the views of Americans on democratic values. The general public manifest opinions that are often contrary to basic values essential to sustain a democratic government. Political elites are both more aware of ...
October 18, 2008 by elley

government
Long ago, James Prothro and Charles Grigg discovered a problem with the views of Americans on democratic values. The general public manifest opinions that are often contrary to basic values essential to sustain a democratic government. Political elites are both more aware of ...
October 19, 2008 by Anonymous

american government
so my Assignment says Search the internet, newspapers or magazines for current information on what Congress is doing. Find out all you can about what Congress is up to and how their actions will influence the American population. i was wondering does anybody have a issue of ...
August 23, 2011 by sarah

social studies
what was the earliest major influence upon european culture, government and economy
October 5, 2009 by Lakyn

AP Government
Who assigns bills the the committees? Why is this an important power to have and how can this person use this influence?
November 2, 2011 by Angela

Education
how much influence do you believe the government should have in deciding what is or is not being taught?
February 10, 2012 by Millie

Government
Confederation: 1.)A government in which all power stems from a single central authority 2.)A government that secedes from another government My answer3.)A government in which power is shared between a sovereign central authority and various local governments 4.)A loose ...
March 13, 2012 by Paige

us history
How did the House of Burgesses Influence the Founding fathers of the United States when they greated our government?
September 18, 2008 by Ali

Economics
Which government bodies influence national fiscal policies that potentially affect the housing market?
October 15, 2010 by Bill

u.s hist. 2
what were the political and social changes made by the Progressives?
January 21, 2008 by mack

Social Studies
What did Progressives think about immigrants?
April 22, 2010 by Anonymous

Bus210
Review the political tactics used by organizations described on pp. 196–197 of the text. Have you experienced any of these tactics in your workplace or have you heard anyone describe a situation in their workplace in which they experienced a political tactic? Describe the ...
December 8, 2011 by dENISE

social studies
which of the following statements best describes kennedy's point of view? a.the only way that people can influence their government is by writing letters to their elected officials. b.you are not a citizen unless you vote. c.voting effects everyones future. d.government ...
January 7, 2009 by samantha

government
the federal bureaucracy is a. all the agencies, people, and procedures through which the federal government operates b. hierarchical in structure c. headed by the president d. all of the above d
January 16, 2008 by jere

AP Biology
What are the four basic levels of ecological study, and what is the focus of inquiry at each of these levels? I don't know what it's asking to start with and can't find anything relevant online, in my textbook or in my study guide! Since it says levels, I think it might be 1) ...
August 28, 2010 by Jason

bio
What are the four basic levels of ecological study, and what is the focus of inquiry at each of these levels? I don't know what it's asking to start with and can't find anything relevant online, in my textbook or in my study guide! Since it says levels, I think it might be 1) ...
August 28, 2010 by Jason

part 4
Organized interests often provide useful,specialized and detailed information to the government for example,on employment,price levels, or the sale of new and existing homes.These data are important to the making of public policy,and government officials often cannot obtain ...
April 24, 2007 by Jon

ap us history
how could secret ballots and direct primaries increase the influence of the masses in government in the late nineteenth century
January 9, 2011 by Anonymous

stats
A researcher investgating depression devises a study that contains the independent variable "Treatment," manipulated between-participants. Participants may experience "psychodynamic therapy," "cognitive behavioral therapy," "medication," or "waiting list placement." How many ...
March 1, 2009 by ash

stats ?
A researcher investgating depression devises a study that contains the independent variable "Treatment," manipulated between-participants. Participants may experience "psychodynamic therapy," "cognitive behavioral therapy," "medication," or "waiting list placement." How many ...
March 2, 2009 by ash

The Question that was not answered. (twice)
What are the four basic levels of ecological study, and what is the focus of inquiry at each of these levels? I don't know what it's asking to start with and can't find anything relevant online, in my textbook or in my study guide! Since it says levels, I think it might be 1) ...
August 28, 2010 by Jason

English
i have to take out embellishments, misquotations,false benefits and unethical tactics out of these sentence can some one help me All customers qualify for the maximum discount available.
September 8, 2013 by Anna

Science
Explain, with the help of an appropriate labelled sketch diagram, how a hydrogen atom, which has only one electron, has so many spectral lines. The diagram of the energy levels follows...
March 6, 2007 by Adam

physiology
blood helps maintain homeostasis by all of these mechanisms EXCEPT: a. eliminates waste products b. protects about foreign substances c. transports nutrients and gases d. regulates pH e. clot formation I dont totally understand this question. I know that if O2 levels decrease ...
July 19, 2011 by lulu78

Colonies in the wilderness
Why was the government of Canada(1791) not truly a representative government? This system was not truly a representative one because a representative government is one in which representatives are elected by people to make laws on their behalf, and this wasnt done in this ...
February 16, 2011 by Sara

American Government
With which of the following statements would the Founding Fathers have disagreed? A.Government, which exists to regulate the behavior of the people, must itself be regulated. (B.) For the sake of simplicity, all the powers of government should be controlled by one small group ...
July 26, 2012 by Isis

government please read
I have to write an essay on the question: What are the advantages and disadvantages of the influence of interest groups. Do they have too much influence? Should there be more regulation of their activities? My question is, my textbook lists the advantages and disadvantages in ...
April 20, 2007 by Jon

grammar
Why do you need to use appropriate punctuation including plurals and progressives in writing
July 6, 2011 by CArlene

US History
1.Which of the following statements about Woodrow Wilson is true? A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations. B) He overturned discriminatory laws against African Americans. C) He advocated eliminating the income tax. D) He opposed reforms to the banking ...
July 18, 2012 by victoria

books (Death of a Salesman)
Consider both the positive and negative influence Linda's support may have had on Willy. Explain how each example may be seen as a positive influence and as a negative influence. I only need 3 examples. Please help!
October 17, 2013 by Shawn

American Government
Which of the following is an example of a company trying to influence government to hurt its competition? A. a toy manufacturer seeking help from the Consumer Product Safety Commission B. local chambers of commerce holding fund-raisers for congressional candidates C. Microsoft...
August 23, 2014 by Sharon

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

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