3 - Politics-game or competition where individuals...

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Politics-game or competition where individuals competing in groups compete to shape public policy. Public policy- forced to comply to. Abortion laws, driving laws, speed limit. Competition- individuals do have an impact but especially in groups These individuals in groups have varying resources (more money) Louisiana politics are always changing and resources change. Elections change. The 2007-2008 elections A) The Races 1) 2007-Oct 20 th and Nov 17 th . 2) 2008 LA has changed more than any other time since civil rights time. Very important election Oct. 20-LA system. .. if anyone gets 50% of votes they win. But if not top 2 no matter what party, will have run off on Nov 17. MS, LA, KY only 3 states that have elections before presidential election. News (media) gives them lots of attention. The media uses it as a practice for the presidential races. Governor Jindal-(R)-was only one running. Very popular. Well funded and supported. 3 people don’t want Jindal to win it all on Oct. 20.
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2009 for the course POLI 2056 taught by Professor Parent during the Spring '09 term at LSU.

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