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Unformatted text preview: ii. Industrial East vs. Agricultural West h. !932 FDR Coalition III. Political Party Realignment a. Realignment b. Dealignment, Independents and Split Tickets. IV. What Political Parties do?. a. Political Party Organization. i. Nomination of Candidates. 1. Open and Closed Primaries. 2. Organized from the ground up. ii. Cue to Voters and Campaigning. 1. Raise Money. 2. Hired Guns 3. Stay on Message b. Politics in the Electorate. i. Coalitions ii. Seeking the Center iii. Swerve to Right and Move to the Center. c. Party in Office. i. Organizing the three branches. IV. Specific Campaigns....
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- Fall '06
- American Politics, William Jennings Bryan, Proportional representation, Political Party Realignment