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plo2 american government
dual federalism is characterized by
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 12:59pm

American Government
Declining public trust in government over the past 40 years is linked to_______? A. the assassination of John F. Kennedy B. the end of the Cold War C. a rising sense of confidence in the ability of politicians D. a general decline in voting The only thing I am finding to this ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 9:31pm

American Government
Which of the following interest groups is considered to have the most influence over Congress? A. The American Bar Association B. The Sierra Club C. The National Education Association D. The National Rifle Association
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 8:13pm

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...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 8:07pm

American Government
Which of the following is part of an issue network addressing education policy? A. an education reporter for the New York Times B. a lobbyist for the American Federation of Teachers C. the White House Chief of Staff D. the governor of California I have C and D eliminated. I&#...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7:46pm

Government
Roughly how many former members of Congress and staffers serving as lobbyists were involved in the health care reform debate in 2009? A. about 100 B. about 350 C. Former members of Congress and staffers are permanently barred from lobbying D. about 1,000
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7:31pm

American Constitutional Law
Which of the following best describes the relationship between the federal government and state militias? A. The militias are independent state entities over which the federal government has no authority. B. The militias are federal entities over which the federal government ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 1:58pm

American Constitution Law
Which of the following best describes the relationship between the federal government and state militias? A. The militias are independent state entities over which the federal government has no authority. B. The militias are federal entities over which the federal government ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 1:18pm

law
You and your classmates are divided into four groups that govern your entire school. Each group has a different function but all groups are of equal importance. The time comes when your school needs a new law, and each group has as much to gain or lose as the others. Each ...
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 1:38pm

Philippine history
Anyone here please give me the possible questions that can threw up to me about Filipinization of Government. Please. Thank you.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 11:02pm

economic
Is the south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 1:43pm

Philippine history
Can anyone explain what Filipinization of Government is about? Like, whats with the events or main events. And summary of it. Thanks.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 12:25pm

fitness
1.The leading cause of death between ages 25 and 44 is A. heart disease. B. malignant neoplasms (cancer). C. unintentional injury. D. chronic low-respiratory disease. 2.Nearly _______ percent of the United States population dies from heart disease, cancer, and stroke. A. 20 B...
Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 7:58pm

history
9. The politicians who met at the Hartford Convention in 1814 A. recommended changes in the Constitution. B. were mainly concerned with increasing trade with Britain. C. favored secession from the Union. D. represented the interests of the cotton-growing states. Student Answer...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 12:03pm

english
Letter to a Citizen of Kentucky, an excerpt Executive Mansion, Washington, April 4, 1864. A. G. Hodges, Esq., Frankfort, Ky. My Dear Sir: You ask me to put in writing the substance of what I verbally stated the other day, in your presence, to Governor Bramlette and Senator ...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 4:36am

math
2. Five hundred people, and no others, gathered in front of the White House on certain day to protest the government's immigration policies. Of these 500 people, 60% wore red arm bands showing solidarity with the immigrants. Of this 60%, 20% carried signs. How many people ...
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 6:55pm

AP Government and Politics
I have to write a two page essay on whether or not I think that there is a culture war going on in America right now. I say that there is, and my examples are same-sex marriage, immigration, and abortion. Are these good examples?
Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 1:49pm

English/ Help
In the race for student body government, both students were coequal. Their speeches each pointed to their records of service and academic excellence. Which of the following options is the meaning of "coequal" as used in the sentence above? A. The students gave ...
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 8:33pm

POL201
With unfunded mandates, the national government (Points : 1) respects state sovereignty. passes a national policy measure which will require state spending. approves a state policy measure and provides 1/3 of the required state spending. fully pays for the state spending ...
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 7:06pm

pol week 2 quiz
The basis for national power lies in (Points : 1) the Interstate Commerce Clause only. the Supremacy Clause and the Treaty Clause only. the Treaty Clause and the Interstate Clause only. the Interstate Commerce, Supremacy, and Treaty Clauses. Question 2. 2. In Cooperative ...
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 6:36pm

American Government
Do the backgrounds of members matter in the legislative process?
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 1:34pm

statistics
Salaries for various positions can vary significantly depending on whether or not the company is in the public or private sector. The U.S. department of labor posted the 2007 mean salary for human resource managers employed by the federal government, as &76, 503. Assume the ...
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 1:01pm

Technology & Society
Norman Meyers makes which of the following health predictions? A. Due to the development of technology, people will not have to exercise or diet in the future. B. Child mortality will increase throughout the world in the future. C. Tobacco companies will peddle cigarettes to ...
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 12:53pm

POL201
A policy area in the middle of these cross-currents is elementary and secondary education – a subject traditionally under local control, with some oversight by the states. However, during the last four decades – especially since 2001 – the national government&#...
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 3:53am

English
Please help with this whole paragraph I rewrote it and thank you Ms Sue Therefore, supporting the fact, that you can dress a diverse group of students with uniforms, they would not see and believe the things the same way, as other students with uniforms. If there were a ...
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:02pm

us history
I was wondering if somebody could help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One: Despite Watergate, did not Richard Nixon's presidency start the Republican ascendency of the following period? Why and how did this happen? -1. Yes it did. The ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:46pm

us history
I was wondering if somebody can help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One Explain the evolution of Cold War liberalism between 1945 and 1968, that is from the presidency of Harry S. Truman through John F. Kennedy and to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Why ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:43pm

English
Could you help with the punctuation on this paragraph please! Therefore,supporting the fact that you can dress a diverse group of students one way, but they would not all believe or view things the same way. If there is a standard in place, then it would maintain a certain ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 10:42am

English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:30pm

economics
what is the south africa government providing and to whom
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:25pm

College English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 1:18pm

POL 201
Those who attended the Constitutional Convention believed that (Points : 1) England was an evil society. America had made a great mistake in fighting the revolutionary war. British institutions of government were good but they became corrupt. America would only achieve ...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:34pm

College English
John Winthrop “A Model of Christian Charity" Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. CAN SOMEONE TELL ME IF I ANSWER IT RIGHT? In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward ...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 12:45pm

college English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8:42pm

English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 7:31pm

home economics
The US government does not influence its economy true or false?
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 6:46pm

economics
What is the South african government providing and To whom
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 6:55am

college English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can Someone read my response and see if I answer it right Winthrop Theory uses the central necessities of disguises and, particularly, the ...
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 5:57pm

literature homework
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can Someone read my response and see if I answer it right Winthrop Theory uses the central necessities of disguises and, particularly, the ...
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 12:25pm

Government
Political Parties have organizations at the a) state level. b) national level c) local level. d) all of the above I think it d America utilizes a three party system comprised of the Democratic Party, Republican Party, and Green Party. a)true b) false I think False Ronald Regan...
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 11:55am

economics
1) Give an example that you believe demonstrates when the cost of government actions outweighs the benefits.Identify the factors that may cause the costs of government actions to outweigh the benefits. I'm confused what does that mean? Thank you for your help!
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 8:21pm

Government
What do each of these paragraphs mean? I need to write about them but I don't even understand them. James Madison - In every political society, parties are unavoidable. A difference of interests, real or supposed, is the most natural and fruitful source of them. The great ...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 5:10pm

the south african government is not providing enough welfare
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 1:03am

Economic
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:46am

American Government
What are the characteristics of American democracy? How does American democracy differ from the theory of democratic government?
Friday, July 18, 2014 at 2:11am

US Government
9. Commissions refer to the bureaucratic bodies that regulate business activities. A) True B) False 10.Staff agencies serve to support and aid the chief executive and other administrators by offering advice and other assistance in management. A) True B) False
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 1:08pm

Science
Which of the government strategies for reducing collisions listed below might be the most effective? Explain your answer. a. Installing fencing along major highways b. Draining salty ponds near highways c. Posting warning signs d. Adding highway lighting to improve night ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:07am

home economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8:25am

macreconomics
Due to an increase in the internet security threats, the government wants to apply a price control in this market to encourage more people to become internet security professionals. Assume that a wage control is set at $75,000. Will this increase the number of people entering ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 10:03pm

US Government
_________ allows States to split their electoral votes to mirror the popular vote within the particular State. A) Direct Popular Election B) The Proportional Plan C) The District Plan D) The National Bonus Plan
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:48pm

US Government
-------- allows the voters to directly elect the president. A)The District Plan B) Direct Popular Election C) The Proportional Plan D) The National Bonus Plan
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 5:47pm

economics
Using an aggregate demand and supply diagram, explain how each of the following scenarios affects the equilibrium price level and aggregate output. Consider first the short-run, then the long-run equilibrium for each scenario. a) Consumers expect a recession, while resource ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:50am

POL 201 American Government
Got 10/10 Question 1.1. The trajectory of cases from Marbury v. Madison demonstrate that the Supreme Court (Points : 1) ✓ A- had to stay within the confines of public opinion. B- always had supreme authority. C- was afraid of the states. D- needed to manage public ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:13pm

Public Organization Management
Can someone read over my case paperI cannot add a file so i just copied and pasted it...I did not add my references at the end either or the tables since they wont show up right here just need to see if this makes sense and flows and my in paper citations are correct. ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:03am

American Government
In a situation like this, why might state employment levels go up, even when federal activity might be going down? Provide at least one reason with support.
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 1:43pm

American Government
What do you think would happen to state employment if the federal government decided that, rather than passing laws an making states carry them out, it simply give the state responsibility for a major social program such as welfare? Provide at least two examples of what might ...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 1:29pm

history
_______, or laying high taxes on imported goods, was one way the European government supported and aided its own economy during industrialization
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 12:45am

US Government
The Senate is refered to as a continuos body, because not all Senators are up for re-election all at the same time. Instead, 1/3 of all Senators are up for re-election every 2 years. Meaning that about 33 seats are up for election in 2004, 33 different seats in 2006, and the ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:09pm

US Government
In the beginning of our nation seats were reapportioned after the first three years, but today we reapportion seats in the House every 10 years. A) True B) False
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:57pm

Social Studies
what did Lincoln mean when he stated, "If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." I think he meant that when our government policies start doing more damage than all of America's enemies have done, we as a nation are allowing ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:28pm

US Government
Republicans have the most in common with which minor party?
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:47pm

US Government
Name 3 states that have MORE representatives in Congress than Indiana does.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:02pm

US Government
PACs are regulated by A) the Supreme Court B) the President C) the Congress D) the Federal Election Campaign Act
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 3:25pm

US Government
The major television networks' share of viewers was greatly reduced by the growth of A) newspapers B) PBS C) cable television D) political parties
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 5:37pm

US Government
True or False. Two interest groups, the League of Women Voters and Common Cause, fight to promote the public interest; in other words, they fight to promote people voting and ethical government.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 4:49pm

US Government
True or False. Public opinion polls are consistent & reliable, and allow one to measure the intensity, stability, and/or relevance of all opinions studied.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 12:56pm

US Government
True or False.If candidates receive federal aid for campaigning, then there is a limit placed on how much of their own money they may spend.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 12:48pm

sentence fragment
Both Egypt and Mesopotamia developed an organized government that consisted of one ruler maintaining order, but Egypt had a centralized authority while Mesopotamian political powers was more distributed among all the city-states. This is a topic sentence to a paragraph. can ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 7:54pm

US Government
Public opinion is crucial in a democracy, for if we are truly a government "for the people, by the people," it is then essential that we know what the people think and want. True or false?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 3:36pm

POL Week 4. Answer check
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) *A) have one Chief Justice. B)have five associate justices. C)sit in two sessions each year. D)determine how many federal districts there would be. ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 11:33pm

History- Confucius
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 8:55pm

US Government
courts issued court orders, or i-j--cti--, to make sure that people of color were allowed to vote
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 3:12pm

american national government
Orginalists often hold that it is incorrect to use the equal protection clause of the 14th amendment to strike down laws that discriminate because
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 9:41pm

History
Question 1 The title Analects best translates as “____.” poems dialogues sayings fables Question 2 Which of the following does not reflect Confucian values: Replacing old traditions with modern values Exploring wisdom within yourself rather than looking for a ...
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 8:20pm

POL 201 Week 4 quiz help
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be. Question 2.2. ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:32pm

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:39pm

American national government
In brown v board of education Yvette supreme court overturned purest v Ferguson because it concluded that
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 2:20pm

american government
which of the following activities would most likely enhance the cohesiveness if a public interest group. A. increasing the number of members who join via the internet B. Creating new paid positions on the organization's national governance board C. increasing the number of...
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 5:58pm

government
people who believe voting is important have high political ----c-c-
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 8:13pm

social studies
Which answer best describes why towns and cities were built around railroads and canals? The government and transportation companies planned to build the cities. The canals and railroads were designed to pass through areas well suited for towns. People who worked on the trains...
Monday, June 30, 2014 at 10:36am

american government
With unfunded mandates, the national government?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:19pm

american government
Nullification would have had the effect of returning the nation to the Article of Confederation because?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:17pm

american government
The federal system can be thought of as a marble cake because?
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 3:13pm

essay proofreading and criticism
The agricultural revolution marked a decisive turnign point in human history. What evidence might you offer to support this claim and how might you argue against it? I fnished my essay. My questions are within the essay. The agricultural revolution is known as one of the great...
Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 8:31pm

mathematics
The government intends to build 20 more schools in a bid to fulfill education for all, millennium development goal by 2015. This would steadily host 20 percent growth of enrollment rate by 2016. The current strength of teacher-pupil ratio is 1:60; and the number of enrollment ...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 12:50am

Criminal Justice - Policing
The USA PATRIOT Act gave oversight over domestic terrorism issues to what government entity? A. CIA. B. Department of Commerce. C. Department of State. D. Department of Immigration. I think it's C. Am I right?
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 6:01pm

HSM 220 Budget Matrix
I am so confused on this assignment in HSM/220(Budget Matrix-Appendix B) and wondering if I am even close to being correct on showing where to place the X's for a Functional Budget,Line-item Budget & Total Program Budget) before I submit this assignment. enclosed is a copy...
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 7:32am

Economics
Suppose that a perfectly competitive market is described by the following supply and demand equations: QD = 300 – P and QS = 2P. Suppose that government subsidizes this good: for each unit sold government pays $15 to the seller. (a) What is the government expenditure on ...
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 3:12pm

Government
A(n) _________________________ differs from a direct democracy in that only a small number of elected representatives actually vote on a specific issue
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:29pm

Economic
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:21am

economics
the south african government is not providing welfare or sudsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:08pm

History
When Truman used the phrase "alternate ways of life," what two ways of life was he talking about? This is from my book: "At the present moment in world history nearly every nation must choose between alternative ways of life. The choice is too often not a free ...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 9:59am

American National Government
If the President requests a Congressional authorization for the use of force, Congress
Monday, June 16, 2014 at 5:03pm

Ethics
What role should government play in enforcing social and moral expectations on businesses?
Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 7:35pm

HISTORY
8. Read the paragraph, which may contain errors or false beliefs about the Civil War: Maryland was an important state in the Civil War. Due to its location, it was the key to the North maintaining control of its capital, Washington, D.C. Maryland formed the east and north ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:08pm

Civics
When the U.S. enbassy in Iran was invaded and more than 50 Americans were taken hostage, how did the United States respond? -The Senate declared war on Iran and President Carter ordered troops to invade the country. -The United States chose to isolate itself and not get ...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:28pm

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:02pm

us hist
All of the following are reasons for Communist Russia's animosity toward the United States and the western powers except one. Which is the exception? a. Russia was not allowed to participate at the Treaty of Versailles. b. Russia felt the U.S. delayed the 2nd front in WWII...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:08am

POL 201 week 1 Quiz
Question 1.1. In John Locke’s social contract, we (Points : 1) submit to the absolute authority of the sovereign. donate all our property to the aristocracy. can rebel against the sovereign whenever we want. exchange our absolute liberty for political freedom. Question 2...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 9:26pm

civics
how can government actions can affect how banks operate?
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 6:50pm

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