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How fear-based campaigning is affecting American voters

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Learn how voters respond to politicians playing up threats and fears Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Four mini-lessons on presidential debates

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Explore what makes a debate format work and why presidential debates are important to voters, then watch the next presidential debate Continue reading

What makes a swing state swing?

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Explore why swing states become the center of attention for presidential candidates and how the Electoral College system works Continue reading

Why do Supreme Court nominees avoid answering so many questions?

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Explore how the nomination and confirmation process works for Supreme Court nominees Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Should the Electoral College stay or go?

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What do students think about the Electoral College? Do they think it is fair? Would they like to see the system changed? Continue reading

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