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Two Party System 26/09/2007 10:00:00 Obama’s Enthusiasm Gap An article ran by the Washington Post Written by Obama’s campaign manager, David Plouffe o Young voters are mobile o Young voters are much less likely to own landline surveys o Young voters are underrepresented Iowa Primary is the first contest between the candidates Two Party System Political History One simple explanation is that we always had only two parties (federalists vs.  anti-federalists, democrats vs. republicans) In the beginning they did not have parties in mind The founding fathers didn’t want parties Political Culture Our country’s view was usually classic liberalism Probably the most homogeneous political culture in the world Rules of the Game State Level Third Party Candidates have always been severely interfered in the election  process
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2008 for the course HIST 1100 taught by Professor Horner during the Fall '07 term at Missouri (Mizzou).

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