Required Resources Read/review the following resources for this activity: Textbook: Review Chapter 2, 3 (pp. 56-59), 13 Lesson Additional scholarly sources you identify through your own research Initial Post Instructions You are an advisor to the President tasked with cutting at least $300 billion from the budget. The president wants your recommendations to cut lines, not large categories. Explain why you chose those cuts. Note: These are not true US budget numbers. DOMESTIC PROGRAMS AND FOREIGN AID Cut some foreign aid to African countries $17 billion Eliminate farm subsidies $14 billion Cut pay of civilian federal workers by […]
Required Resources Read/review the following resources for this activity: Textbook: Review Chapter 2, 3 (pp. 56-59), 13 Lesson Additional scholarly sources you identify through your own research Initial Post Instructions Explain how a liberal and conservative would approach developing the US budget. Use evidence (cite sources) to support your response from assigned readings or online lessons, and at least one outside scholarly source.
Below are the guidelines for your course paper. Please submit under assignments on Canvas. Papers that are emailed will NOT be accepted. 1.) Paper should be between 5-7 pages in length. Page length does not include cover page or reference page. Short papers will be subject to additional point deductions for original thoughts and evidence criteria on the rubric. Double spaced, 12 font, & typed. 2.) Paper should be on ONE topic being covered by the news that you feel impacts your life or is relevant for the community. Please do not focus on the morality of human behaviors or […]
Robert D. Putnam. 1988. Diplomacy and Domestic Politics: The Logic of Two-Level Games. International Organization. Vol. 42, No. 3 (Summer, 1988), pp. 427-460. INSTRUCTION FOR BOTH QUESTION, USE YOUR OWN WORDS CRITICAL THINKING ( I AM LOOKING FOR 500 WORDS NICE FORMAT ESSAY, DON NOT FORGET TO FOLLOW UP SHORT ANSWERS BOTH QUESTIONS) Also available at https://www.law.upenn.edu/live/files/5154-putnamdi… 1-QUESTION o Why does Putman argue that it is necessary to look beyond “the mere observation” that domestic and international politics influence each other? o Follow-up question to the first one: According to Putman, how much are domestic politics and international politics indeed […]
Choose one passage, quote, or event from Part II of Jayber Crow that you feel really embodies or expresses one of the main themes of the novel — that tells us what Berry wants us to understand about the politics/theory of community, being human, power, freedom, etc. Explain how this passage encapsulates something important about Berry’s political theory, and think about how it contributes to the larger dialogue of Western Political Thought.
You have been asked to create a 3-5 double-spaced report on an underserved population, detailing the case law and legislation that has been passed related to the community you have chosen. You will need to have at least 3-5 external resources to complete your paper. This report should include the following: Definition of your community Description of at least 2 Supreme Court cases and/or laws that have affected your community (either positively or negatively) Your assessment of the current status of your community (think about whether anything else may be needed to ensure equality for this group) Citations properly formatted […]
The Policy Memo: As a deputy to Governor Gavin Newsom or President Donald Trump, you must prepare a 3-page position paper (with a 4th page for your sources/endnotes) in size 12 font, Times New Roman, double spaced, with one-inch margins, on a pressing U.S. domestic or foreign policy issue. You should write the memo in clear, persuasive, and succinct prose, have a title that indicates your view, and organize your memo into four sections: Your memo should have four separate but related sections spelled out and organized exactly like this: I. Background and Context of the problem (How did we […]
200 words. Atleast one reference for each question with reference at the bottom of each answer before moving on to the next question. 1) there is certainly two (or more) ways to understand the relationship (or non-relationship). But if it the case you agree with Schuurman, wouldn’t that mean the U.S. is a failed and weak political system, or should have been after WWII? 2) Clausewitz had been a soldier since he was 12 and he must have known well of the American colonies forging a new country through citizen rebellion; nevertheless, would you agree that as he was of […]
In this case study, you will apply your Statesmanship model to a public administration context dealing with organizational change, design, and structure. Remember to discuss the importance of the following: Noncentralization Covenant Systems theory and environmental awareness Responsiveness to political forces and constituent management Effective crisis management and statecraft Case Study scenarios must be taken from documented (published) public administration contexts; no hypotheticals are allowed. Students can focus on one particular public administration organization or may refer to a particular situation (well-documented by the research) that many public administrators face. All ideas shared by the student must be supported with […]
The topic for this week is comparative public policy. While the methods discussed in the textbook can be applied to any policy realm, I would like you to look at social welfare policy this week. I have listed three articles that discuss some of the differences in approaches to social welfare policy in the United States, Denmark, South Korea, and post-communist countries. For this week’s discussion board, I would like you to compare and contrast approaches to social welfare policy in these countries. You should discuss how the public views social welfare policy, how political leaders discuss welfare policy, major […]