s to limit the exe

16 president

image 1

its lowest midterm-election v▓oter turnout in 2014 since the early 1940s.

The average turnout across the United States was 37 percent, with a low of 28.8 percent recorded in▓ Indiana (http://www.usatoday.com, March 20, 2015).It was di

Moreial elec

tion. The voting r

image 2
  • ights w▓ere hit by the vi
  • cious competition be
  • tween the two partie
  • s. One Democratic ca
  • ndidate accused GOP
  • presidential candi
Moredates of

having "sys

image 4

fficult for voters to express their▓ real will. The Christian Science Monitor carried a repor▓t on its website on December 1

3, 2015 that the two-party ▓system forced the voters to take side. Most voters cast ballots for a party not because they supported the party but out of fear an


cally and de

image 3
  • liberately" tried to
  • keep millions of ▓Am
  • ericans from voting
  • so as to win the electio
  • n (www.usnews.com, A
  • ugust 4, 2015). A USA
MoreToday re

port, ▓which was pu

d worry over the other one (www.csmonitor.com, December 13, 2015). It was said in the U.S▓. President's State of the Union Address ▓for 2016 that the practice of drawi▓ng congressional districts led to the situation where "pol▓iticians can pick their voters, and not the ot▓her way around." It w

ent on to say that "t▓he rancor and suspicion between parties has gotten ▓worse instead of better."Citizens' right▓ to information was hampered by the government. According to a report by the Associated Press on March 13, 2015, authorities were undermining the laws that were supposed to guarantee citizens' right to information and the systems created to ▓give citizens information about their governmen

t. In addition, it was getting harder to use public records to hold▓ government officials accountable (www.ap.org, March 13, 2015). An article on the website of the CNN reported on February 13, 2015 that journalists and news supervision authorities had continually slammed the current U.S. admin

洪泽县中学 宿迁市中学 新沂市小学 原平市中学 乌拉特中旗小学 太仓市中学 文水县小学 文成县中学 萧县中学 乌拉特前旗小学 广德县中学 阳城县小学 江源县中学 建平县中学 高邮市小学 河南小学 九江市中学 保德县小学 应县中学 长子县小学