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Players and Arenas: The Interactive Dynamics of Protest

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If the motion to instruct the sergeant-at-arms does not bring in enough senators, the sergeant-at-arms can be instructed to write arrest warrants for all absent senators and is then required to hunt them down and bring them to the floor. ICCPR, Article 25: Every citizen shall have the right and the opportunity, without any of the distinctions mentioned in Article 2 and without unreasonable restrictions: (a) To take part in the conduct of public affairs, directly or through freely chosen representatives; (b) To vote and to be elected at genuine periodic elections which shall be by universal and equal suffrage and shall be held by secret ballot, guaranteeing the free expression of the will of the electors; (c) To have access, on general terms of equality, to public service in his country.

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Radical Hollywood: The Untold Story Behind America's

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In order to specifically address the issues raised in the Pestrak decision, the General Assembly included a specific requirement that all findings in false statement cases be made by the legal standard of "clear and convincing evidence," while all other matters may be proved by a showing of the preponderance of the evidence. Web sites often provide detailed policy positions, lists of endorsements, and candidate backgrounds – serving as clearinghouses of information about candidates.

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America and the Mythology of Greatness

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While some argue that early elections facilitate peace agreements. It usually coincides in length with the term of office. Although makes a perfectly sensible argument that an individual's right to speak entails a right to speak with others for a common cause, cf. Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) re-election campaign in 2014 posted a two-and-a-half minute video of the senator campaigning set simply to music. Institutions are designed to accommodate the inevitability of diverse and competing interests, as well as the need to prevent any one group, either a numerical majority or minority, from becoming powerful enough to undermine the rights of others.

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The Count of Monte Cristo (Modern Library)

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The first general elections of 1947 resulted in a qualified victory for Don Stephen Senanayake and his newly formed UNP which claimed credit for the new-found independence. One of the best analysis of corporate influence was made by the the Center for Public Integrity in their 1994 study of the failure of president Clinton's initially popular health plan. Supporters of Shays-Meehan then looked to a discharge petition to force reconsideration. Therefore they can be both influences and advocacy tools.

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The World of the John Birch Society: Conspiracy,

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Super PACs can also spend unlimited amounts of money advocating for or against a candidate or issue, but may not donate to, or coordinate with, a particular campaign. Another told Crisis Group that 50 million Naira was brought to his house but he rejected it. In a pioneering theoretical work by Herbert A. No wonder Alt remarked that the DSF case “should worry every person in this room.” I’ll endorse another of the comments he made at the event as well: “we need to fight.” While it can be disheartening to observe the many significant threats to free speech that have emerged in recent years, and bewildering to see the courts fail to vindicate the rights of small nonprofits like DSF, recognizing the problem is the first step to solving it.

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Confronting Power: The Practice of Policy Advocacy

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The League of Women Voters of Kansas is a grassroots, volunteer, political organization with nine local Leagues across the state. Two important challenges that have been noted regarding the poor governance of the security forces are the 'politicization of the armed forces’, and the ‘defense corruption vulnerability of nations and the corruption in African armed and security forces.’ An intimate connection was made between the lack of democracy in a country, the poor governance of its armed forces, the country’s susceptibility to corruption, and the threat to human security of the citizenry.

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Amnesty International Report 1995

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Fishing Expedition: An investigation with no defined purpose, often by one party seeking damaging information about another. As a result, the government is less concerned with institutional capacity of the state to deliver governance goals. You will recognize them as the purplest of purple states: Florida, Ohio, Virginia, Colorado and Nevada. Level Registration Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate

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The Shape Of The Beast

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In the 1960s the behavioral penetration of the study of comparative politics and the increasing interaction between American, European, and Asian scholars trained in behavioral research techniques promises to overcome traditional parochialisms in the study of politics [see Politics, comparative ]. Return to source of Footnote 7 The Committee on Standards in Public Life was created as an advisory non-departmental body in 1994, and in 1995, it published "The 7 Principles of Public Life"; see www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-7-principles-of-public-life.

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Urban Guerrilla Protest

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New York – The 4th Commission of the UN General Assembly adopted on Monday, without a vote, a resolution supporting the UN political process for the settlement of the Sahara issue, and called on States in the region to fully cooperate with the Secretary-General and his personal Envoy as well as with each other, to achieve a political solution to this regional dispute. Every January and July all active political committees registered with the Wisconsin Ethics Commission (previously the Government Accountability Board) must file campaign finance reports recording their financial activity for the previous six months.

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A Bed for the Night: Humanitarianism in Crisis

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Content analysis of the Bush and Dukakis 1988 presidential election campaign television commercials. Even before Citizens United, Stealth PACs were able to skirt FEC disclosure and hide their donors by avoiding express advocacy independent expenditures and certain electioneering communications. Throughout the years, the Political Parties Resource Center has evolved into a critical multi-party platform where political parties actively engage in ongoing conversations and debate on issues facing the country.

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