Outline how political parties evolved in American politics
1. Outline how political parties evolved in American politics. Then choose either the Republican or Democratic party and go to their website and summarize the main points of their party platform.
2. Outline the steps in presidential campaigns beginning with the primaries/caucuses and following through to the electoral college. Although the electoral college has met and determined the winner – there were many complaints about voter fraud. Using only credible sources, do you believe there was any evidence to support these claims?
3. Discuss the main theoretical approaches that explain voting. Which one do you agree with most, why?