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🌟Ideological-Party

How does this work?

Ideological party has Lib and Con
Party has dem and Rep

Con connects to rep
Lib connects to dem

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🌟Moderate-centrist (middle)

Most politicians, 90%

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🌟Liberal (left)

Goal?

It's goal is 'Equality and individual rights'
-loose interpretation
-Big gov.
-Regulated economy (favor trade policies)
-more progression
-Pro environment
-Democrats

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🌟Conservative (Right)

Goal?

Goal: 'Preserve heritage and culture'
-strict interpretation
-small gov.
-Laissez=fair economic approach (favor free trade policies)
-maintain society Norms
-Pro-business and industry
-Republicans

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🌟Radical (far left)

-desire social change
-violent and extremists
-black Panthers

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🌟Reactionary (far right)

-strongly oppose to social change in society
-violent and militant
-KKK

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🌟Who would be in favor of...
Affirmative action type policies, personal freedom, no capital punishments, women's rights for abortion, welfare for all less fortunate, gay rights, protecting American interests politically, religious tolerance, CNN, big gov. regulating economy, legalization of marijuana

Liberal

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🌟Who would be in favor of...
Using traditional Christian heritage to seek guidance, rights for the unborn, pro guns, supporting only the 'truly' needy people, using the military to protect American intents, National rifle association, FOX news

Conservative

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🌟On the political spectrum, how is everything ordered from left to right?

Radical, liberal, dem, mod dem, moderate, mod rep, rep, conservative, reactionary

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🌟Who would allow KKK to organize and march in a parade in a city?

Liberal, or conservative?

Liberal
BOTH

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🌟Who would require all high school students to say the pledge?

Liberal or conservative?

Conservative

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🌟What would a 45 year old doctor with 2 children, and a thirty eight year old politician who supports tax cuts for the wealthy be?

Republicans or Democrats?

Republicans

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🌟What would a single 20 year old male, a Hispanic college student majoring in business, and a 20 year old female school teacher all be?

A democrat or a republican?

Democrat

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🌟what are Democrats like?

Donkey, minorities, younger, lower level income, pro-Union (worker), urban (city)

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🌟 what are Republicans like?

Elephant, WASP (white Anglo Saxon Protestants), experienced and older, higher level income, pro-management (employed), suburban and rural.

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🌟Whats the Green Party like?

Represent the liberal (left), very pro-environment, advocates for social justice

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🌟Libertarian party

Right, economically , social-more moderate, small gov.-via tax cuts

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🌟Caucus

Meeting of members of a political party for the purpose of choosing a candidate for an election

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🌟Complications of an election

1. Primary's vs Caucuses
2. Who can vote
3. Who votes when
4. Votes that aren't votes
5. Super Delegates

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🌟15th amendment

Gives former slaves and non-white people the right to vote

Key words African American

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🌟19th amendment

Right to vote can not be restricted to gender

Key word women

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🌟23rd amendment

Gives the district of Columbia electoral votes

Key word DC

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🌟24th amendment

Abolishes all forms of poll tax

Key word taxes

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🌟26th amendment

Right to vote goes to 18 year olds

Key word age

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🌟How did the two party system begin?

It began with the federalist so and the anti-federalists

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What are the 4 minor party's (third party's)?

The ideological party, the single issue party, the economic protest party, and the splinter party

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🌟How do party's choose their candidates???

They select candidates and present them to voters and make them want to vote by informing and inspiring them

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🌟 What are Political party's? What do they want?

Groups of people that want to control the gov. through winning elections and holding public office

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Major parties

Republic and democrats

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What role does public opinion polling play in the American political system?

The opinion of the people in our government system is huge. It's not the only influence, but it's a big deal?????