nominates presidental candidates and vice presidents, adopts party rules and create party platform for election
The National Chair Person
Leader of the national committee, manages the partys headquarters (serves 4 year term)
Congressional Campaign Committees
work to reelect incumbents, unseat incumbents in other party (2 year term)
chairperson- prepairing for the next convention campaigning, promoting party unity, raising money
The practice of giving office and other favvors of government to political supporters and friends
Most single-issue parties have been
are united by a particular group of viewpoint, can sometimes be made from the brakeing away from a major party, and expresses discontent over the state of economy
Peoplebelong to a particular political party...
voluntairly, because they made a personal choice
State Party Orginizations are..
generally loosely tied to the national comittee
The two-party system developed in the U.S. mainly because...
conflicts about the Constitution created opposing viewpoints
Minor parties have contributed most to the U.S. politics by...
causing major parties to adopt their ideas
A one-party system..
exhists in nearly all dictatorships today
Why were the Democrats the party in power between 1932 and 1968?
The Great Depression, the republican pres said the economy would fix itself, when it didn't the public elected FDR who made many jobs through the New Deal which helped improve the economy. Democrats had control until kennedy was assassinated then nixion took over (a republican)