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Unformatted text preview: 10. What is the largest special interest group in the U.S.? AARP a. What type of special interest group is it? Advocacy (Political advocate) 11. What political ideology is associated with: a. Democrats- Liberal b. Republicans- Conservative 12. How did the civil war, Reconstruction, and EJ Davis affect: a. Texas’ political culture made Texas democratic and less trusting towards government b. the current TX constitution ineffective and inefficient; restrictions towards government 13. Who controls the primaries? Political parties 14. What is a ‘closed’ primary? An election only open to members of a specific party 15. What is a ‘dual’ primary? When you have to get 50% or more, if you don’t there’s a runoff SI Kira Exam 2 Pol.1133.002 16. When are primary elections held? March (First Tuesday after the 1 st Monday, even number of years)...
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