This brief, but engaging PowerPoint provides students an overview of the nomination system in the presidential election process. Topics covered include: frontloading; the role of Iowa and New Hampshire; media coverage; the difference between a primary and a caucus; reform options; and the party convention. Key vocabulary is underlined and group discussion questions are inserted for class reflection.
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