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Title: POLITICAL PARTIES


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POLITICAL PARTIES
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Key Terms
  • 1. candidate someone running for office
  • 2. majority half one
  • 3. plurality the most votes
  • 4. platform the partys goals or issues that
    are part of their campaign
  • 5. plank each individual issue
  • 6. precinct voting districts
  • 7. third party any party NOT a republican or
    democrat
  • 8. independent unaffiliated with a party

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I. What is the difference between republicans and
democrats?
  • A. republicans believe in less government
    involvement in peoples lives democrats would
    support more government involvement in peoples
    lives
  • B. Benefits of two party system
  • 1. partys check over one another
  • 2. keep out radical views

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II. 5 functions of political parties
  • A. represent your constituents
  • B. nominate/get candidates elected
  • C. inform the public
  • D. communicate between different levels of govt
    (local, state, and federal)
  • E. watchdog effect parties checking each other
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