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Unformatted text preview: 4-11 million illegal immigrants live in the United States. The Asian population of the nation is 5 percent. (14 million) The Native American population is 1 percent. (2.5 million) The District of Columbia-Washington DC-Washington DC is heavily Democratic, liberal and black. The district contains 607,000 residents. Washington DC has full representation in presidential election; it also has it own elected mayor and city council. However, they are not represented by voting members in the U.S. Senate or House of Representatives. Politics- the management of conflict State and Local government provides public services such as education, highways, police and fire protection, sewage disposal and garbage collection. Government must deal with racial tensions, school disputes, growth problems, economic stagnation, poverty, drugs, crime and violence. State Politics-understanding the whos, whats, whens, wheres, hows, and whys, of state and local politics. 2...
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