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 Reading Assignments: Role of Leadership  · Read the book of Gerston “Public Po

 Reading Assignments: Role of Leadership  · Read the book of Gerston “Public Policy Making”, Chapters 2, 4, and Chapter 3 pages 44-57. · Read the book Rushefsky “Public Policy in the United States”, pages 1-17 or the whole chapter 1. · Read the PDF attached file of “Kingdon on Interest Groups” Written Assignment Paper instruction: The topic is “Obama 2009 Economic Stimulus Bill”:  Analyze how and why this policy got on the public agenda. Discuss the actors within and outside…

  When grading the essays, I will look for…  Your ability to show you comprehe

  When grading the essays, I will look for…  Your ability to show you comprehend the material and provide a logical (reasonable use of supporting evidence with clear definitions of key terms or concepts) & consistent (position is maintained throughout the essay) argument.  Your ability to acknowledging and critique opposing arguments in a logical way (i.e., a thoughtful discussion about the differences between the majority and any concurring or dissenting opinions in a case).  The ABSENCE of…

On January 10th, 2019, popular elections in Venezuela resulted in the re-electi

On January 10th, 2019, popular elections in Venezuela resulted in the re-election of Nicolás Maduro as president of the country. This sparked a wave of protests by the Venezuelan opposition as well as a majority of the international community, who denounced electoral fraud and demand the deposition of Maduro for this and many other abuses by the Executive power over the Judicial and Legislative branches. In the United States, President Trump has summoned two advisors to inform him on what…

   Reading Assignments · Read the book of “Public Policy Making, Process & Prin

   Reading Assignments · Read the book of “Public Policy Making, Process & Principles” by Gerston, Chapter 3, (particularly his discussion on substantive and symbolic policy).  · Read the book of “Public Policy in the United States” by Rushefsky, Chapter 1 · Read the PDF documented I attached by Kingdon – The Revised Model Theory (on pages 86 to 88). · Read the book of “Understanding the Public Policy” by Dye, readings: Chapters 3  The following below are two recent…

Problems arise in any workplace on a daily basis.  The ability to evaluate and

Problems arise in any workplace on a daily basis.  The ability to evaluate and resolve problems is a powerful skill that is critical for future success. Problem solving can take a lot of different forms, including resolving a customer complaint, managing a conflict between coworkers, reallocating resources in operations, or coming up with ways to improve a business process. In two pages or less, doubled spaced, describe your experience in detail applying your problem solving skills in a professional work…

  Each student is responsible for writing 2 separate summaries of chapters from

  Each student is responsible for writing 2 separate summaries of chapters from the Gray, Hanson and Kousser (2018) course textbook. ( Politics in the American States: A Comparative Analysis (11th Edition)  Each summary should be 2-pages (12-point Times New Roman font, double-spaced, 1” margins).   While students will have a significant amount of freedom to choose what to include in their summary for a chapter, you are expected to include the following:  Identify and discuss any federalism-related issues or…

   GOVT 2305 Social Responsibility Assessment This assignment will be assigned

   GOVT 2305 Social Responsibility Assessment This assignment will be assigned a grade for our class. It is worth _60_ points.  This assignment will also be used for a college-wide state required assessment.  The student’s full name and CWID should be at the top of their assignment. The assignment:  First: Choose 1 of the 4 Interest Groups to create a 10 paragraph paper. (1 paragraph per question or on paragraph per header which address the prompts under the specific header)…

Identify your personal ethics, values, morals, and beliefs in a 750 – 1000 word

Identify your personal ethics, values, morals, and beliefs in a 750 – 1000 word essay.  Locate and read a code of ethics which is related to your major or your choice/interest (nursing, social work, psychology, counseling, business, medicine, dentistry, optometry, culinary, veterinary, realtor, medicine, law, faith-based organizations, human services, etc.). 1.  Identify five key concepts upon which the code of ethics is based. 2.  Give a specific example of how each of the five concepts is applied to that profession…

Write a 2-3 page memorandum explaining to the lay person what the statement “RC

Write a 2-3 page memorandum explaining to the lay person what the statement “RCTs are the Gold Standard for evaluation” means and what is important understand before commissioning an evaluation using an alternative method. You can use a narrative or alternative format for the memorandum. Assume the lay person works in a public or non-profit organization, and has been told that they have to make sure their program has a “high-quality evaluation” within 1-2 years.  You can choose the role of the lay…

   Representative Government: What does it Mean? Background: The following is a

   Representative Government: What does it Mean? Background: The following is an excerpt from a debate held in the first Congress of the United States. The topic of the debate is whether or not the constituents of a representative could “bind” (or force) their representative to vote a certain way. In other words, some constituencies would send their representative to Washington with specific “instructions” on how to vote. As you can tell from the excerpt below, representatives had different opinions…