Stop Bush in 2004: How Every Citizen Can Help (Hardback) -

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Perhaps in seeking to spotlight his crassness and precipitate his downfall, the opinion kings have spared him any serious inquisition whatsoever. The encyclopedia contains a detailed index as well as extensive bibliographical references. This course is designed to challenge students to think critically and arrive at their own conclusions about the use of military power to settle differences between nations, and use of military forces to conduct nation building. (same as MIL_SC 3165 ).

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Alliances: Re/Envisioning Indigenous-non-Indigenous

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He has also remained consistent on his informal proposals, so it stands to reason that he will make them official in the coming months as the primary approaches. The report, perhaps unintentionally, also makes clear that corporate political disclosure is not a panacea to “dark money.” The Index repeatedly touts a “strong and growing trend among S&P 500 companies” towards increased disclosure and claims that disclosure “is becoming common practice.” At the same time, the Index warns of a potentially record-breaking year for “dark money” spending and “long-term trends” documenting “sharply escalating dark money in politics.” But the increase in political disclosure by major public companies strongly suggests that the increase in “dark money” spending is not coming from large multinational corporations.

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Inquest into a Campaign

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Active in Women’s Democracy Network Latin America, Colombia WDN members have worked with Guatemala members on conflict management, delegating authority and team building. The role of cognitive schemata in determining candidate characteristic effects. The basic premise underlying the Court's ruling is its iteration, and constant reiteration, of the proposition that the First Amendment bars regulatory distinctions based on a speaker's identity, including its "identity" as a corporation.

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Lobbying for Good: How business advocacy can accelerate the

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Communication Research, 35. 423-451. (ads stimulate participation) Christ, W. This has been especially evident in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since constitutions and statutes usually fail to address the adoption rights of LGBT persons, judicial decisions often determine whether they can serve as parents either individually or as couples. Campaign Finance Bills in the 106 th Congress: Comparison of Shays-Meehan, as passed, with McCain-Feingold, as revised, by Joseph E.

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Ignition: What You Can Do to Fight Global Warming and Spark

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International IDEA. established the African Political Party Finance Initiative (APPFI). it is considered that a combination of both private and public funding is beneficial. Cannot - Participate in partisan political fundraising activities, rallies, conventions (including making speeches in the course thereof), management of campaigns, or debates, either on one’s own behalf or on that of another, without respect to uniform or inference or appearance of official sponsorship, approval, or endorsement.

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The Slow Food Story: Politics and Pleasure

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At least one seconding speech will be delivered for each candidate and the roll call will continue until all candidates have been nominated. They can and should advocate in the legislative and political arenas for issues about which they are passionate. Not necessarily: They certainly merit scrutiny, but in the case of the GOP primary battle, these well-funded organizations have made the race more democratic, Advertising Age, 83. 2,21. Because corporations and labor unions have been banned from directly contributing their treasury money to candidates since 1907 and 1947 respectively, they create PACs to give contributions to candidates and to make independent expenditures.

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A discourse concerning treasons and bills of attainder

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Fundraising techniques include having the candidate call or meet with large donors, sending direct mail pleas to small donors, and courting interest groups who could end up spending millions on the race if it is significant to their interests. In the seminal campaign finance case, Buckley v. KPPAC makes contributions to candidates who share these values, champion pro-medicine policy goals in Frankfort and Washington, and who lead important committees in the General Assembly and U.

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Confronting Capitalism: Dispatches from a Global Movement

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Only 19 percent voted for Bush in the 2000 elections, but there are indications that Jewish support for the Republican Party is on the rise. Demirtaş’ dream of establishing the HDP as an official party bloc in parliament—a potential game changer in Turkish politics—faces serious challenges from the wider regional upheaval, particularly the political fallout of the fighting in Kobani. NDI’s election-related activities are tailored to the broader political process in each country to promote citizen action as voters, monitors and candidates to achieve democratic governance, mitigate potentials for political violence and improve the lives of the populace.

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Mine Action After Diana: Progress in the Struggle Against

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I understand that in a divisive political climate like the one we are now in, stepping into the political arena seems risky. If the money is being given to and spent by a candidate, a political party or a political committee, including these SuperPACs, the sources of the money, the donors must be disclosed. One particular characteristic of some candidates quickly garnered domestic and international attention: 14 female politicians secured seats in the Majlis, and seven more will be in the second round of elections — or runoff vote — in April.

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Most of the Shivercrats ended up leaving the Democratic party as the liberal-moderate faction took control of the state party after 1970. Institutional arrangements, such as the design of the Legislature and the laws regulating interest group activities, also shape both the capabilities of interest groups to affect policy making and the distribution of influence among groups. The law, as affected by court rulings, allows regulation only of communications containing express advocacy, i. e., that use explicit terms urging the election or defeat of clearly identified federal candidates.

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