How is the Texas Constitution changed?

How is the Texas Constitution changed? As you’ve read in your text, changes to the Texas Constitution are proposed by the state legislature, but can only be approved by a majority vote in a statewide election. In 2017, voters adopted all seven amendments proposed by the state legislature. In 2019, legislators proposed ten amendments for …

Interest Groups And Lobbyists

Interest Groups and Lobbyists  Please watch the following video: (Also, pages 340-354 have this info!!) The Unelected: The Lobbies Then analyze the impact of interest groups and lobbyist in by answering the following questions: Whom do they benefit and how do they affect our society? What incentives do interest groups offer to get individuals to join …

Power And Influence

Assignment: We discussed that “Leadership is the process of influencing people…” While influence might be the essence of leadership, it is not the start point.  It all begins with power, the capacity an individual has to influence the attitude or behavior of others.  When analyzing the application of power to gain commitment an individual must consider these areas; …

: A Lesson In Federalism Hurricane Katrina And COVID-19

Federalism: Comparing Government Response in Hurricane Katrina vs. Coronavirus You will be watching two 50 minute documentaries: The Strom and Coronavirus Pandemic in order to complete this essay. Topic Overview: Considered together, Hurricane Katrina and Covid-19 both produced policy disasters in the United States that were both unnecessary and linked to federalism.  These challenges produced …

Engagement – Civic And Citizen- Driven Public Policy

Unit 5 Discussion Directions: Using the required, academic readings, and supplemental academic research, please address the following while adhering to the Discussion Board Rubric: Select a specific example of public policy from one of the following fields: Economic policy An example of economic policy is U.S. budget deficit spending. Education policy An example of education …

Case Analysis On Operation Geronimo

AS-32 US ARMY SERGEANTS MAJOR ACADEMY Advanced Leader Course Leader Core Competencies Lesson Plan for A210 Persuasive Essay “Presidential Authority: Operation Geronimo Case Study” Scenario When a nation contemplates the use of force, that force must be done with legal authority and within the strictures of the laws of armed conflict. If there is both …

Employees As Facilitators Of Corporate Espionage

Instructions For your research paper in this course, you will write an analytical research paper addressing a topic of your choosing from among the topics covered in this course. As a research paper, your paper will have to answer a significant puzzle related to a course topic. For this assignment, you will build on what you submitted …

Causation and Threats to Validity 

CJ525 Unit 2 DQ Causation and Threats to Validity  Part I: Read the following statements and consider what you learned from this week’s readings. For each statement, identify a) the implied independent variable, b) the implied dependent variable, and c) validity threats that might alternatively explain the relationship between the variables: 1. Hot weather results in …

Business And Society – MAJOR PROJECT

Major Project Introduction This is the major project for this course. Congratulations on all your hard work that has brought you to this major project for course completion. This project requires reflection on the journalling activities and online discussions that you completed throughout the course. The following questions relate to the course goals and learning …

Ethical Dilemma Worksheet: Law Enforcement

Ethical Dilemma WorksheetCJA/324 Version 3 1 University of Phoenix Material Ethical Dilemma Worksheet Incident Review 1. What is the ethical issue or problem? Identify the issue succinctly. 2. What are the most important facts? Which facts have the most bearing on the ethical decision presented? Include any important potential economic, social, or political pressures, and …