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How does the U.S. Supreme Court determine which speech is protected and which can be restricted?
clear and present danger” test - first and most famous test to determine if government can suppress political speech.
As discussed in class, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act provides examples of which principles of the Constitution?(3)
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act provides examples of Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances, and Federalism.
What is the primary goal of politics?
to have political power
Define politics (both definitions)
1) “who gets what, when and how” (Harold Lasswell) and 2) conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of government  (textbook)
1.Be able to describe how representatives interpret their jobs (trustee or delegate).
more loosely tied to constituents, he or she makes decisions they think are best for constituents
delegate - acts on expressed preferences of constituents.



What is incumbency, how does it help candidates, and what is the alternative to it?

holding the office in which you are running for

It preserves the status quo. The alternative is term limits.


1.What are the President’s delegated powers?
president shall take care that all laws are faithfully executed Article II.
implies Congress delegates the power to the president to carry out its decisions.

Congress relies on executive branch to carry out its laws.

2.What were the main points discussed regarding the White House staff?
president shall take care that all laws are faithfully executed Article II.
implies Congress delegates the power to the president to carry out its decisions.

Congress relies on executive branch to carry out its laws.

public ideoligies
the attitudes that citizens hold about issues, events, elected officols, poltics , and policy
main benifiet of news coverage on internet
combine depth of newspaer and timlessness of radio and television
paty identification
an individual phyocligicol attachment to one party or another
best description of the ideal of drurasim is that......
intrest should be free to compete with each other for govermen influence
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