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Unformatted text preview: • “Government” initiates 90% of bills. • Unitary=President initiates o Can propose a referendum o Rule by decree o Can dissolve National Assembly Electoral : • Dual ballot system • 2 ballot system o Run off • SMD-SMDP • Partie Sote (PS)\ • Union Movement Populaire (UMP) • (EN) Fronte Nationale o Le Pen • Les Verts Sweden : Government/Legislative Relations : • Constitutional Monarchy • Coalitions o Issue by issue o Regular • Corporatism • PM – Majority Party • “Reiksteg” – unicameral Electoral : • PR – Proportional Representation • Number of votes received determines the number of seats in govt. • The larger the n umber of representatives from one district the more proportional the representation can be • *highest voter turnout • Labor unions have influence....
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- Fall '08
- Plurality voting system, majority party, Government/Legislative Relations, National Assembly Electoral