Ch.7REviewQs - Ch 7. Review Questions The creation and...

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Ch 7. Review Questions The creation and implementation of laws is an area of policymaking where the public tends to a. have a great deal of knowledge. b. have little knowledge. c. know a great deal about a few high-profile cases but little about the large number of less visible but important actions. d. know about the important issues but not follow smaller less visible actions. When it comes to laws in the United States, a. legislators have the final say. b. elected officials have the final say. c. courts can overturn laws created by legislators. d. legislators can overturn laws created by courts. e. a and d only .____________ can engage in policymaking. a. Only those with legal authority such as legislators or courts b. Any person or entity that can establish rules that govern others c. Only those who have the power to coerce others d. Any group affiliated with federal, state, or local government What is a policy domain and how is it differ from an arena? When Joel Best argues that legislators typically have a policymaking agenda, he means that they a. are often engaging in behaviors that will benefit them personally. b. allow their personal biases to influence their decision making. c.
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Ch.7REviewQs - Ch 7. Review Questions The creation and...

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