Unformatted text preview: ± An introduction and description of the issue – why is this issue interesting and important? What is happening with this issue right now? ± A description and critical evaluation of the different policy proposals, or support/criticism of the current policy. What are the different arguments on either side of this issue? Which political parties or interest groups support different positions on this issue, and why? ± Finally, describe your own position on this issue. What do you think U.S. or state government policy on this issue should be, and why? (Note: This last section of the paper is where you should express your own “take” on the issue. In the earlier parts of the paper, you should provide an objective, balanced consideration of the issue based on facts and evidence– NOT just your opinion.) ± Be sure to cite all sources in the text where appropriate using the (author date, page #) format, AND in a works cited page at the end of the paper....
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- Political Science, Same-sex marriage, Federal government of the United States, State Government policy