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- Dems' key challenges. Moulitsas, Markos // Hill;10/15/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 119, p29
The article focuses on the author's view regarding the key Democratic victories in order to break the influence and agenda of the Republicans including Electoral College, Republican strongholds and the Kentucky Senate.
- GOP demands confirmations. Mancini, Rosamaria // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/8/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 48, p1A
Reports that the nine-member Republican minority of the Nassau County Legislature insisted that four democratic appointees to the county planning commission must win confirmation from the Legislature before they vote on any more cases. Effect of the controversy on areas of commission decisions...
- Republicans need a new agenda. Lockhart, Lee // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;12/20/2002, Issue 323023, p20
Focuses on the reorganization of the political agenda of the Republican Party in California. Attraction of independent and Democratic voters; Promotion of issues supported by the voting population; Formulation of realistic regulations.
- Public Policy: Developing a Distinctive Identity? Hindmoor, Andrew // Parliamentary Affairs;Apr2002, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p287
Focuses on the public policy in Great Britain. Review of the second-term policy agenda of the Labour Party; Priority of the government on public policy reforms in health and education; Summary on the objectives and specific measures on the reform process.
- Public Policy: Targets and Choice. Hindmoor, Andrew // Parliamentary Affairs;Apr2005, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p272
New Labour's political development has been punctuated by the appearance, endless repetition and eventual disappearance of a series of catch-phrases: 'stakeholding', 'the third way' and 'social exclusion' and, more recently, 'partnership', 'joined-up' governance and the 'opportunity society'. In...
- Interparty Competition and State Social Welfare Policy: When a Difference Makes a Difference. Wright Jr., Gerald C. // Journal of Politics;Aug75, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p796
Examines the nonlinear relationships between interparty competition and state welfare policies. Form of the nonlinear function; Transformations and variables; Description of the relationship between interparty competition and social welfare policy according to nonlinear models.
- Educated by Initiative. Smith, Daniel A.; Tolbert, Caroline J. // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Aug2003, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p31
Evaluates the effect of citizen law-making expressed through initiatives in the U.S. Impact of ballot initiatives on public policy; Role of interest groups in sponsoring initiatives; Involvement of political parties in initiatives.
- Room at the top. Oakes, Laurie // Bulletin with Newsweek;11/4/2003, Vol. 121 Issue 6397, p23
Australia-based organization Newspoll has rattled quite a few members of the federal Coalition. It was not so much the figure showing Labor ahead on the two-party preferred vote that disturbed them. They were more concerned about the findings on how voters rate issues and how they judge the...
- Tight Call, But ARENA To Shade It. // Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor;Oct2008, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p4
The article provides a political outlook for El Salvador as of October 2008. Business International Monitor (BMI) believes another victory for the ruling Alianza Republicana Nacionalista (ARENA) party in the 2009 election would be positive news for the country's creditworthiness and long-term...