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  1. politics

    .In the pluralist model, bargaining among groups is carried on by: a.one leader. b.few leaders. c.many leaders. d.voting. A?

    asked by bev on April 10, 2018
  2. politics

    6.The number of total congressional employees is close to: a.35000 b.5000 c.25000 d.15000 D?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
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    2.Which of the following was not an influence on the Framers? a.Plato's Republic b.the Magna Carta c.John Locke's Second Treatise on Government d.the Mayflower Compact A?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  4. politics

    Which of the following statements about interest groups is correct? A. Agricultural business interests have a very short history of influential lobbying activity. B. Labor unions are important financial supports of the Republican Party. C. Religious groups

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  5. politics

    Which of the following statements is NOT accurate? A. The seniority system favors members from one-party regions. B. The seniority system is often attacked as being undemocratic. C. Seniority is an unwritten rule, which is generally followed when

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
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    9.Use of the Internet for grassroots organizing, political commentary, and fund-raising has become a standard due to developments in the __________ presidential campaigns. a.1996 b..2000 c.2004 d.2008 sorry,I know i already posted before... So is it B?

    asked by bev on April 10, 2018
  7. politics

    Which of the following is a restriction on congressional power over the federal courts? A. The power to create or expand federal courts B. Judges being constitutionally appointed for life terms C. The authority of Congress to enact spending and revenue

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  8. politics

    who elects the community government in belgium

    asked by faris on October 18, 2015
  9. politics

    why did politics fall out of favor? is it now back?

    asked by tugba on November 30, 2012
  10. politics

    8.Among major American metropolitan areas, only __________ has three separately owned daily newspapers. a.New York City b.Chicago c.San Francisco d.Boston A?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  11. politics

    5.These rights have been extended to state criminal trials and to other settings, such as educational and social service hearings. a.Rights of Free Speech b.Civil Rights c.Due Process Rights d.Civil Liberties C?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  12. politics

    Which of the following tactics helped Barack Obama gain public recognition at the beginning of the nomination process in 2008? A. Developing grassroots support in caucus states ignored by other candidates B. Focusing only on delegate-rich large states C.

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  13. politics

    The civil-service system arose in the late 19th century as a response to: A. the problems created by a small bureaucracy. B. the problem of states having too much public responsibility. C. the challenge of managing a growing rural economy. D. the

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  14. politics

    Which of the following is NOT true about the electoral college? A. Except for Maine and Nebraska, the states appoint their members of the electoral college on a “winner-take-all” basis. B. A presidential candidate needs 270 electoral votes to win

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  15. Politics

    At the national level, America is best described as having a direct democracy system of government. True or false

    asked by help on February 17, 2012
  16. Politics

    I am writing a term paper and I have to use an example of a public policy designed to protect freedom of expression. I was wondering if someone had a good example of one. Specifically one that defined the importance of our first amendment, but not too far

    asked by Lyndse on November 15, 2009
  17. politics

    why is there so much conflict around trade deals, which became a focal point during the 2016 US Presidential election?

    asked by eric on September 30, 2019
  18. Politics

    What is a Presidential Race? If you could help that would be great. ^-^

    asked by Lover on March 23, 2019
  19. Politics

    What did Tommy Douglas do that made him such a great Canadian? I need 2 others reason I already have that he Brought in universal health care

    asked by A on March 1, 2019
  20. politics

    Why is free health care important in a democratic society?

    asked by A on February 28, 2019
  21. politics

    how can having a president and vice president that are of different parties cause issues to arise?

    asked by asia on August 22, 2018
  22. politics

    how is angela merkel following the principles from "the prince" by maciavelli? examples please

    asked by cindy on August 15, 2018
  23. Politics

    How can deterrence be used to support and oppose the death penalty?

    asked by Anonymous on June 5, 2018
  24. politics

    10.In the pluralist model, bargaining among groups is carried on by: a.one leader. b.few leaders. c.many leaders. d.voting. B?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  25. politics

    9.Use of the Internet for grassroots organizing, political commentary, and fund-raising has become a standard due to developments in the __________ presidential campaigns. a.1996 b..2000 c.2004 d.2008 A?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  26. politics

    7.The case of __________ helped to reinforce the doctrine of "national supremacy." a.Plessy v. Ferguson b.McCullough v. Maryland c.Marbury v. Madison d.Dred Scott v. Sandford B?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  27. politics

    3.The Federalists favored a __________ central government to curb the power of the common people and of the states. a.stronger b.weaker c.neutral d.none of the above A?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  28. politics

    1.The elites in a society: a.are those with college degrees. b.must be locally elected officials. c.are software designers and computer engineers. d.are the people who get a disproportionately large part of the society's valued resources. D ?

    asked by bev on April 8, 2018
  29. Politics

    I'm pro-life change my mind

    asked by Acevedo on April 5, 2018
  30. politics

    though there up to - judges on an appeals court, only - usually hear each case a. 12:5 b. 12:3 c. 15:5 D. 28:3 B?

    asked by bev on February 25, 2018
  31. Politics

    In the United States Senate, the selection of Committee Chairs and committee appointments are made by: The Senate President The Speaker The Majority Leader

    asked by Anonymous on December 7, 2017
  32. Politics

    Asking for academic facts on high cost of living in lebanon. As well, Food Safety issues. Not wiki !!!!

    asked by Fish on November 26, 2017
  33. Politics

    The Affordable Care Act policy enables young adults to remain as dependents on their parents’ health insurance until age 26. What is one example of how this policy may be perceived as unethical?

    asked by Ashley on November 20, 2017
  34. politics

    The power elite theory is: A. a theory of the political left. B. a theory of the political right. C. held by both the left and right. D. held only by political scientists in colleges. C?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  35. politics

    Which of the following is provided through the mechanics of pluralism, according to Robert Dahl? A. Elites can manipulate mass opinion. B. Aspiring leaders can distribute resources to gain influence. C. Aspiring leaders are limited in the ability to

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  36. politics

    The political and policy dynamics documented in Robert Dahl’s "Who Governs?" might be found in which of the following situations? A. A small town with a history of certain families holding political office B. A county run by one political party with an

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  37. politics

    The political and policy dynamics documented in Robert Dahl’s "Who Governs?" might be found in which of the following situations? A. A small town with a history of certain families holding political office B. A county run by one political party with an

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  38. politics

    Consensus is best described as: A. the result of political compromises. B. common sense. C. a broad public agreement on basic political questions. D. the people of a country voting frequently. C?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  39. politics

    The shifting and close votes in Congress in 2009 on health care reform that responded to positions staked out by industry, labor, and professional interest groups are a good example of: A. control of the debate by power elites. B. the dynamics of pluralism

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  40. politics

    In the pluralist model, “bargaining results in a series of compromises that become: A. another series of compromises." B. the basis of a new political consensus." C. public policy or other political decisions." D. the basis for incumbent reelection." B?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  41. politics

    The bottom level of the typical state party organization is called the: A. congressional district committee. B. ward or precinct. C. county committee. D. street committee. B?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  42. politics

    The Whig party joined others to form the __________ Party. A. Republican B. Democratic-Republican C. Federalist D. Socialist A?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  43. politics

    Based on the outcome of the 2008 elections, one might expect which of the following to have been true? A. Vigorous opposition by the Republican majority in the Senate will defeat many of President Obama’s initiatives. B. House Democrats will follow a

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  44. politics

    Class identification in the United States is: A. constant. B. weak. C. strong. D. important. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  45. politics

    The “emerging Democratic majority” as defined by Teixeira and Judis includes: A. minorities. B. young people. C. those with college degrees. D. A, B, and C are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  46. politics

    National party committees: A. govern the national parties. B. never work with state and local party committees. C. maintain large professional staffs. D. Both A and C are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  47. politics

    Good campaign advice for candidates running for office now would include: A. focusing only on raising hard-money donations from wealthy contributors. B. depending on public funding for campaign support. C. appealing to independent and younger voters. D.

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  48. politics

    The 1952 and 1956 Eisenhower elections are examples of __________ elections. b dealigning A. maintaining B. deviating C. realigning B?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  49. politics

    Which system would work best to provide a new political party a voice in legislative deliberations? A. Ballot initiatives B. Single-member districts C. Proportional representation D. Direct democracy a?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  50. politics

    Leadership PACs: A. solidify support to their creators. B. promote the creators’ political ambitions. C. are generally ineffective at fund-raising. D. Both A and B are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  51. politics

    The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (Motor Voter Act): A. allows voters to register when they get their drivers’ licenses. B. had little impact upon voter turnout. C. was struck down as unconstitutional. D. Both A and B are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  52. politics

    American political parties: A. organize public opinion. B. put together coalitions of different interests. C. demand party loyalty on all issues. D. Both A and B are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  53. politics

    Bill Clinton’s “alternative media” strategy: A. involved calling New York Times reporters at home. B. accelerated after the Monica Lewinsky scandal broke. C. involved granting interviews to local news anchors and holding televised town meetings. D.

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  54. politics

    The growth of political action committees: A. has made politics cleaner and fairer. B. was an unanticipated consequence of campaign reform. C. forced big-money contributors to donate illegally. D. is a new phenomenon directly linked to the Republican

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  55. politics

    What was the White House reaction to Lesley Stahl’s critical report on Reagan’s use of television? A. CBS News was excluded from White House press conferences. B. Stahl was honored at a White House ceremony. C. The reaction was very positive, because

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  56. politics

    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 d?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  57. politics

    The LEAST likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be: A. the National Organization of Women. B. the United Auto Workers. C. the National Association of Manufacturers. D. the Sierra Club. C?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  58. politics

    The “fourth branch of government” refers to: A. state governments. B. political parties. C. the media. D. interest groups. C?

    asked by bev on May 29, 2017
  59. politics

    Senatorial courtesy: A. gives a senator a role in appointing judges. B. means that questioning judicial nominees follows committee seniority. C. played a role in confirming judges in the nineteenth century but is no longer practiced. D. refers to senators

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  60. politics

    The appointment of Justice Sonia Sotomayor by President Obama is an example of: A. a Democratic president appointing a liberal justice. B. a Democratic president appointing a moderate justice. C. the desire of President Obama to move the Supreme Court in a

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  61. politics

    Which of the following can create political pressure on federal judges? A. Judges can be impeached by Congress. B. They are appointed for life. C. The budget for the judiciary is controlled by Congress. D. Both A and C are correct. D?

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  62. politics

    A case challenging the rapidly growing public debt would likely NOT be considered by the Supreme Court because it is a: A. question already settled in prior court decisions. B. question that might cause Congress to limit judicial salaries. C. case that

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  63. politics

    Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857): A. invalidated the Missouri Compromise. B. upheld the Wilmot Proviso. C. declared the “one man, one vote” rule. D. challenged the right to own slaves. A?

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  64. politics

    Which of the following limits the president to two terms of office under most circumstances? A. The custom of presidents only running for two terms B. The Presidential Succession Act of 1949 C. Article II of the Constitution D. The Twenty-second Amendment

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  65. politics

    Which of the following could be used by a Republican senator to block a bill proposed by the Democratic majority in the Senate? A. Rule 22 B. The Rules Committee C. The cloture vote D. The filibuster D?

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  66. politics

    Conference committees: A. are temporary bodies comprised of “hand-picked” senators and representatives. B. are comprised of all majority-party members. C. meet to override a presidential veto. D. meet to schedule annual party caucus events. A?

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  67. politics

    The president pro tempore of the Senate: A. is the longest-serving member from the majority party. B. also serves as the chamber’s majority leader. C. is the most powerful party leader. D. appoints members of the Rules Committee. B?

    asked by bev on May 27, 2017
  68. politics

    In Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), the Supreme Court ruled in favor of: A. the equal-protection clause. B. the use of race as a diversity factor in law school admissions criteria procedures. C. all forms of affirmative action. D. the exclusionary rule. A?

    asked by bev on May 21, 2017
  69. politics

    In ACLU v. Ashcroft (2002), the Supreme Court ruled: A. that the Child Online Protection Act went too far in restricting speech. B. that the Child Online Protection Act was constitutional. C. that the Communications Decency Act protected free-speech

    asked by bev on May 21, 2017
  70. politics

    The attitude of the Department of Justice toward civil rights groups during the Clinton administration was: A. generally hostile. B. generally supportive. C. one that preferred a “class conscious” approach. D. one preferring a “color-blind”

    asked by bev on May 21, 2017
  71. politics

    In the past few years, the courts and voters have reduced the impact of: A. equal treatment of all citizens. B. freedom of speech. C. affirmative action. D. the right to a fair and speedy trial. C?

    asked by bev on May 21, 2017
  72. politics

    The exclusionary rule refers to: A. those cases that the Supreme Court will not hear. B. a principle upheld in Brown v. Board of Education (1954). C. throwing out evidence obtained by unconstitutional means. D. an intent to withhold information from the

    asked by bev on May 20, 2017
  73. Politics

    what is it that makes a state a capitalist state? Could be the way it influences the world in economic ways? If so, what else would cause a state to become capitalist? Thanks!

    asked by Kelly on April 1, 2017
  74. Politics

    Why would theorists and policymakers from different regions potentially approach IPE differently from one another? Any thoughts? It is said that Marxism is very common in developing countries. In the developed world, we are seeing the protectionism

    asked by Thomas on March 23, 2017
  75. Politics

    Whats is an example of a change in political relations between powers that was in part the result of a change in discourse?

    asked by Karina on March 12, 2017
  76. Politics

    Are drones an effective use of counter-terror techniques or a mechanism of state terrorism?

    asked by Allison on March 9, 2017
  77. Politics

    Is liberalism considered harmful or does it benefit countries?

    asked by Jessica on March 4, 2017
  78. Politics

    Compare Britain's and America's government. How are they similar? How are they different? Consider things like: Who is the leader of their country or their executive? Who makes the laws in their country? How do their elections work?

    asked by Lana on February 20, 2017
  79. Politics

    To what extent do wealthy countries, such as the US and the members of the European Union have a responsibility to do more for the refugee crisis? I have to write a short essay on this topic and I do not exactly know how to approach it. Thanks

    asked by Derek on February 17, 2017
  80. Politics

    How many states don't have laws prohibiting faithless electors? I can't find a site that has a clear answer.

    asked by Jeneva on December 22, 2016
  81. Politics

    Two examples of how accountability is ensured in U.S. Bureaucratic Agencies. What does it mean by accountability

    asked by Sandra on November 2, 2016
  82. Politics

    Why do so many people vote for Trump when his ideas are racist and irrational?

    asked by Dillila on June 9, 2016
  83. politics

    You are the government of your country how will develop your country

    asked by Anonymous on May 18, 2016
  84. Politics

    What 20th century political scandal recalled the historical tensions that developed between feminists and civil rights activists in the nineteenth century? In the Supreme Court it raised issues of race and gender.

    asked by Nori on February 8, 2016
  85. politics

    explain how power is shared among different organ of the government

    asked by faris on October 18, 2015
  86. politics

    Backers of a balanced-budget amendment to the Constitution might consider the following strategy: A. seeking support for such an amendment through approval by at least 34 state conventions, as almost occurred in the 1980s. B. mounting a federal court case

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  87. politics

    The Twenty-seventh Amendment: A. lowered the voting age to 18. B. reinforced the due-process clause. C. specifies parameters for congressional pay raises. D. liberalizes illegal searches and seizures. C ?

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  88. politics

    President Bush and Governor Blanco struggled to agree about how to respond to Hurricane Katrina due to: A. political differences and perceptions of incompetence by both. B. President Bush never having been in a hurricane before. C. Governor Blanco being a

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  89. politics

    The __________ supported strong state governments because they believed that states would be close to the popular will. A. Federalists B. Anti-Federalists C. people D. opposing parties A?

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  90. politics

    The “Great Compromise” meant that the __________ of the states was assured in the Senate, while large and small state differences were maintained in the House. A. separateness B. disparity C. incongruity D. equality D?

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  91. politics

    The Magna Carta and writings of __________ illustrate the English legal heritage that limited government authority. A. John Locke B. Thomas Jefferson C. Patrick Henry D. James Madison I am pretty sure its A

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  92. politics

    James Bryce believed that the Constitution was a fine example of: A. mass democracy at work. B. development of an oligarchical system of government. C. an incrementally improved system not far removed from the Magna Carta. D. a governing system that

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  93. politics

    despite the principle of separation of powers,wich of the followings is an example of the president's (the executive) legislative powers? a.the power to recommend measures to congress b.the power to remove cabinet secretaries c. executive review of supreme

    asked by bev on September 4, 2015
  94. Politics

    Which of the following statements about interest groups is correct?

    asked by Sandy on July 8, 2015
  95. Politics

    The nerve center of the American Presidency is

    asked by shelby on June 15, 2015
  96. Politics

    1. The heart of Martin v. Hunter’s Lessee was D A. whether treaties are supreme laws of the land. B. whether states’ rights trumped national authority. C. the right of Virginia to seize property of traitors during war. D. whether the Supreme Court had

    asked by Mariah on February 2, 2014
  97. Politics

    1. The heart of Martin v. Hunter’s Lessee was A. whether treaties are supreme laws of the land. B. whether states’ rights trumped national authority. C. the right of Virginia to seize property of traitors during war. D. whether the Supreme Court had

    asked by Mariah on February 2, 2014
  98. Politics

    Which of the following statements about interest groups is correct? A. Agricutural business interest have a very short history of influential lobbying activity. B. Labor unions are important financial supports of the Republican Pary. C. Religious groups

    asked by Anthony on December 20, 2013
  99. Politics

    A group of retired plant workers seeking to maintain company health benefits might turn to which of the following for help? A. The AFL-CIO B. National Association of Manufacturers C. U.S. Chamber of Commerce D. American Medical Associaton Is the Answer B ?

    asked by Anthony on December 15, 2013
  100. Politics

    The least likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be. A. National Organization of Women B. United Auto Workerd C. National Association of Manufacturers D. Sierra Club The Answer is D

    asked by Anthony on December 13, 2013

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