week 6 351 dis

week 6 351 dis - Against 1 they might tend to favor...

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Question: “It’s high time we adopted the proportional representation system of elections in the United States.” Provide at least FIVE arguments for and against this proposition. For: 1. not to operate on a two-party system 2. voter turn out 3. provide minority representation 4. tend to build coalitions easier 5. strong one party
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Unformatted text preview: Against: 1. they might tend to favor minority groups 2. single party might not push to get things done 3. tend to favor minorities more then they should 4. tends to give small parties "disproportionate" power because they control the "swing" seats 5. let extremist parties a chance to participate in govt....
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This note was uploaded on 09/03/2010 for the course POS 85322 taught by Professor Iheduru during the Fall '09 term at ASU.

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