The Best Guide to American Politics: Easily Accessible Information for a Richer, Fuller Life

St. Martin's Press, 2000 M03 9 - 430 páginas
Knowledge is Power. Learn how the system operates and make it work for you. Read on.

Don't just stand there! Do something! Your vote counts for more than you think. Chapter 1 explains everything you need to know about the voting process--who, what where when and why. Can you pass the Immigration and Naturalization Service Test? Go directly to chapter 4. It's the difference between being an American and being an outsider. How much does your one vote really mean, and what happens when you don't vote? Chapter 1 provides the facts you need to know. Want to join an advocacy group or succeed in local politics? Read chapter 3 and learn why "all politics is local." Whats the best way to work the system and make the federal government your ally? Chapter 5 will show you how to effectively reach any member of congress. It's all here in one amazingly comprehensive book: levels of government, capaign financing, the media, legislation, and how our fascinating political history still plays a vital role in shaping the future. Never feel powerless within the system again. Let The Best Guide To American Politics help you understand just how much of a difference you can make!

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Tom Waldman has been an administrative assistant/press secretary to a U.S. congressman since 1992. He resides in West Hills, California.

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