vocabulary terms 2- PG

vocabulary terms 2- PG - Blake Cordell PG-2nd Vocabulary...

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Blake Cordell PG-2 nd Vocabulary terms Ward- a division or district of a city or town, as for administrative or political purposes. Precinct- a district, as of a city, marked out for governmental or administrative purposes, or for police protection. Split ticket voting- Split-ticket voting can be used as a form of tactical voting in countries dominated by two parties where a voter is not a wholehearted supporter of either party. PAC’s- a Political Action Committee, or PAC, is the name commonly given to a private group, regardless of size, organized to elect political candidates. Legally, what constitutes a "PAC" for purposes of regulation is a matter of state and federal law. Suffrage- the right to vote, esp. in a political election. Franchise- the right to vote Five stages of suffrage In the United States, suffrage is determined by the separate states, not federally. However, the "right to vote" is expressly mentioned in five Amendments to the U.S. Constitution. These five Amendments limit the basis upon which the right to vote may be abridged or denied:
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