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State and Local Politics

Political Science

Quiz 4 :

State and Local Direct Democracy

Quiz 4 :

State and Local Direct Democracy

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Which third party was one of the most influential in the adoption of direct democracy in the 1890s?
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Political observers,pundits,journalists,scholars,and politicians
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C

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A public vote to approve a measure placed on the ballot by a state legislature or local government is a
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B

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In 2004,ballot measures dealing with which issue shaped the agenda of the presidential election?
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Direct democracy may grant all of the following powers to citizens EXCEPT
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Between 1996 and 2012,citizens in 15 states and the District of Columbia adopted ballot initiatives
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A(n)is a public veto of legislation.
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State legislatures have adopted which rule to ban egregious attempts at building coalitions of supporters by rolling many attractive features into a ballot measure?
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In the early 1900s,direct democracy was widely adopted in which part of the country?
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Former California governor,Arnold Schwarzenegger,was elected in 2003 as a result of
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States that adopted the initiative process in the early 1900s have
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Which president referred to the practice of citizen lawmaking as the "gun behind the door?"
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What is the mechanism of the direct initiative?
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In the 1990s,the use of direct democracy
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Which of the following states does NOT have any form of the initiative process?
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Almost every state uses some form of .
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Which state has the highest level of difficulty for ballot initiative qualification,and thus,has had very few initiatives qualify for the ballot?
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In 2011,what did the Humane Society do to place pressure on Congress to modify regulations on raising chickens?
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Which state has used the initiative process more than any other?
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Which of the following is NOT true regarding direct democracy?
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