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The Role and Purpose of Political PartiesPolitical PartiesA political party is a group of people who seek to control _______________________ by winningelections and holding officeAmerica’s two major parties are the__________________ and __________________Parties can be principle-oriented, issue-oriented, or election-orientedAmerica’s parties are______________________________________What do Parties do?1)2)3)4)5)The majorfunction of aparty is to________________________select, andpresentcandidates forpublic officeDefine and takestances onimportant issues_____________for candidates_____________other candidatesfor theirpositions______________that a candidateis worthy of theoffice____________,of goodcharacter,capable of thejob, etc.Executive &legislative branchesmust work together_______________actions aresupported by bothparties_____________ isfirm allegiance toparty and can causegridlockParties out ofpower ________the actions of theparty in powerAttempt to swaypublic opinion intheir own favorThe role of____________________________is importantAmerica’s 2 Party System___________________________: America began with two-parties: the Federalists & Anti-Federalists___________________________:

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Term
Winter
Professor
bivins
Tags
Test, President of the United States, Left wing politics, ideological party

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