What percentage of American's voted in the presidential election
Approximately 60-70% of Americans voted in the recent 2008 Presidential election. ChaCha!
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Two politicians are debating the best ways to spur long-term growth in the nation's real GDP per capita. Candidate X says that we should lower income taxes so that households have more money to spend on goods and services. Candidate why says that we should lower taxes on interest income so that households have more incentive to save a larger share of their income. Which candidate has the right idea?
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Accidental mobilization occurs when a. a candidate makes a verbal gaffe that leads new groups of people to vote in an election. B. turnout in a midterm congressional election is much higher than analysts predict. C. interest groups, rather than political parties, mobilize the majority of voters in an election. D. individuals are exposed to political information that they did not explicitly seek out. E. people are mistakenly contacted by a political party on Election Day.
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