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1. Why are elections in the United States longer, more expensive, and more candidate-centered than in European democracies?

2. Knowing that the right to vote has been such a hard-fought entitlement, why do so few Americans participate in elections

3. What factors have contributed to the influence of special interest groups in the United States compared to other democracies? for Cher also I will add extra

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