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Political Science: Chapter 11 Key Terms: Access – The ability of privileged outside groups to obtain a hearing from elected officials or bureaucrats. Coordinated Spending – Spending by the democratic and republican party committees on behalf of individual congressional candidates Focus Group – a method of gauging public opinion by observing a small group of people discussing specific issues Independent Spending – By a person or organization for or against a political
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Unformatted text preview: candidate (not controlled by the candidates campaign) Performance voting voting based on how successfully the candidate or party performed while in office. Soft Money Money used by political parties for voter registration, public education, and voter mobilization.- America has a representative democracy, al...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course POLIS 1101 taught by Professor Berggren during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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