This smartboard presentation covers the basics of the American political system. It explains the political continuum, examines how political parties connect to political ideology, and demonstrates what each party believes in regard to current political issues.
The issues of abortion, size of government, taxes, affirmative action, gay marriage, death penalty, military spending, environmentalism, and immigration are specifically examined.
A guided note sheet is included as well to help students follow along with the information.
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