Presidential Elections

Presidential Elections - that will govern party actifities...

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Presidential Elections -if the Democratic or Republican presidential nomination is contested, candidates typically compete in primaries or presidential nominating caucuses in all fifty states attempting to capture national convention delegates The convention -occur every four years to certify formally each party’s presidential and vice-presidential nominees -te conventions raft a statement of party princeiples (platform) and determine the rules
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Unformatted text preview: that will govern party actifities for the next four years-Platform = a party documnent written and the national convention that contains party philosophy, principles and positions on issues-King Caucus = when presidential nominations were controlled by each congressional caucus...
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2011 for the course POLS 1150 taught by Professor Nichols during the Fall '08 term at GCSU.

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