Government Exam 3 Essay Questions

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Government Exam 3 Essay Questions Question #1 Southern strategy – republicans’ plan to break up democratic south To gain power in the senate Criticizing Obama takes focus away from his actual plans Barack’s view on issues is solid and close to Clinton’s Clinton diverts attention on Barack’s issues by attacking his character Even though south had diff viewpoints, they were all democrats (for slavery) Republicans wanted to break up south to gain more power because south had more people Republicans lose power after Hoover and Great Depression, Southern Strategy started after FDR Distract Democrats from economic issues that further divide people because their views differ, but focuses patriotism, traditional values = broad terms that EVERYONE cares about After African Americans given right to vote (without hard tests) just for democratic purposes (during FDR) Red Scare – fear for communism Dixicrat walkout – Thurman fought to recognize Snipes’ rights, Democrats got mad
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This note was uploaded on 09/01/2008 for the course GOV 310L taught by Professor Kieth during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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