polisci2parties - Progressive era before turn of 20 th...

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Propositional representation – legislative seats distributed based on representation of parties Fusion tickets – minor parties use same candidates as major parties Patronage – jobs, offices, government contracts, business licenses, etc. that support professional politicians National party conventions Spoils system Party machines – parties do people favors for votes
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Unformatted text preview: Progressive era before turn of 20 th century, at end of third party era Split ticket different parties for different offices Primary elections New Deal coalition Superdelegates governers, senators, etc. Divided govt blocks most extreme views of each party...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2010 for the course PSCI 1101 taught by Professor Juenke,eri during the Spring '07 term at Colorado.

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