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Running head: agenda setting and the development of legislation 1 Discuss the link between agenda setting and the development of legislation. Timothy Brown National University Health Policy HCA610
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agenda setting and the development of legislation 2 The process of agenda setting and legislation development is what associates the two together. Competition to get a policy on the legislative agenda is competitive. There is no one particular system to address all of the problems and solutions that arise all at once and is the process for both that keeps them linked together. When an issue becomes important enough to be addressed action is taken to get legislation attention. For example, the latest health care policy to be heavily reviewed is the lack of medical coverage for most Americans and especially uninsured children. Universal health care has received a lot of opposition because there is so many opinions of how health care should look the only thing accomplished has been arguing. The way legislation is developed begins with the issues being presented and ideas proposed legislation. Beginning in the agenda setting stage and extending through drafting of legislative proposals legislation follows several steps. Agenda setting can be best understood by three elements: problems/issues, solutions, and political circumstances, Kingdon describes
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  • Spring '16
  • Universal health care, Kingdon

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