Ap U.S government
Terms in this set (10)
the use of government funds for projects designed to please voters or legislators and win votes.
a person who receives the benefit of a good but avoids paying for it
The process by which provisions of the Bill of Rights are brought within the scope of the Fourteenth Amendment and so applied to state and local governments.
A theory of government that holds that open, multiple, and competing groups can check the asserted power by any one group.
A system in which power is divided between the national and state governments
Political Action Committee
A committee set up by a corporation, labor union, or interest group that raises and spends campaign money from voluntary donations
the process by which people gain their political attitudes and opinions
A group of individuals with broad common interests who organize to nominate candidates for office, win elections, conduct government, and determine public policy
An organization of people sharing a common interest or goal that seeks to influence the making of public policy
views prevalent among the general public
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