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Unformatted text preview: 3 rd Exam American State and Local Study Guide 1) Political Participation 2) Voter Turnout 3) Reasons People Dont Vote 4) Voting Trends based on: i. Age ii. Race iii. Sex iv. Education v. Employment 5) Securing the Right to Vote, changing laws 6) Interest Groups 7) Lobbying 8) Schmoozing i. Out to dinner 9) Bribery and Corruption i. Monetary compensation 10) Grassroots Lobbying 11) Political Action Committee 12) Party 13) Party-Centered Model/ Responsible Party i. the PARTY is responsible 14) Candidate Centered Model i. advent of primary elections ii. Personality style of leadership iii. Rise of self identified independents 15) Hard money and Soft Money (PAC) i. Hard Money Goes Straight to the Candidate ii. Soft Money is used for party work 16) What do political parties doe? 17) Marketing and Professional Campaigns (Narrowcasting) 18) Why are local governments associated with being close to the people?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/27/2011 for the course POS 2112 taught by Professor Densu during the Fall '09 term at Florida A&M.
- Fall '09