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September 27, 2007 MC 201 Recitation The British Constitution What does the Constitution do really ? o Congress is utterly irresponsible – they just pass off everything to other branches of the government Congress’ approval rating is 19%, whereas the president’s is 28%, and yet they will still be reelected In the parliamentary system, there can be no blame placed – if the government fails, it is clearly their fault Our system encourages irresponsibility o
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Unformatted text preview: Encourages apathy in the public – we are bombarded with pointless plans so much that we don’t pay attention to the plans at all. The plans are just thrown out there and then never seen through so the people don’t pay attention to it at all. o As Americans, we take for granted the “goodness” of our Constitutional government • The Parliamentary System o Gets things done much more efficiently o The Constitutional system encourages fights...
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2008 for the course MC 201 taught by Professor Lynnscott during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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