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Another name for patronage

Spoils system

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Parties discipline their members through their control over nominations and campaigns. (Europe)

Responsible party system

2

The system where politicians are nominated based in their qualifications and personal appeal.

Candidate centered

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Parliamentary systems have a .... often called the president.

Head of state

4

Parliamentary systems have a .... called the prime minister.

Head of government

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Are needed when no party has the majority of votes.

Coalition

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States that single member districts with plurality deciding the winner encourages two party systems.

Divergers law

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Parties that appeal to moderate elements and suppress the views of extremist in the electorate.

Centrist parties

8

Said "infinite mutual abuse of parties, tearing to pieces the best of characters"

Benjamin Franklin

9

Warned against the "baneful effects of the Spirit of Party" in his farewell address.

George Washington

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Said "if I could go to heaven but with a party, I would not go there at all"

Thomas Jefferson

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Republican Party started in...

1860 during revolutionary war

12

The tips official of a party

National chair

13

In charge of the national party when it is not assembled in convention.

National committee

14

Activist that place the party first.

Party regulars

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Followers of a particular candidate that see the party as the means to elect their candidate.

Candidate activists

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Wish to put the parties in a particular direction on a single issue or a narrow range of issues.

Issue activist