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BUCAS PO 111David Scott PalmerFall

CAS PO 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Msnbc, Media Play, Critical Role

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Although not a formal branch of the giv, the media play a critical institutional role in the political system. It is impossible to maintain a democrati
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BUCAS PO 111David Scott PalmerFall

CAS PO 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Plurality Voting System, Media Bias, Proportional Representation

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Voters (principals) use elections to select officials (agents) to act on their behalf/ or govern. Adverse slection: a probklem of incomplete/ limited i
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CAS PO 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: American Farm Bureau Federation, American Bar Association, American Medical Association

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2 Nov 2016
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Interest groups are organized groups of individuals or organizations. Educating their members and the public about key issues. Represent their members"
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CAS PO 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Collective Action, Plurality Voting System, Divided Government

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Primaries: elections between members of the same party. Super tuesday: al, ak, ar, co, ga, ma, mn, nc, ok, tn tx, vt, va. National and state parties fi
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