Voting/Elections in the USA

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Explain to students the American voting process (concentrate on the presidential election every 4 years).
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- Personal experience: How many elections have you voted on & what was the election? Explain voting booths.
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- Term limits (10 years)
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- Richard Nixon/Gerald Ford
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- FDR (law written)
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- Explain popular vote/electoral college. (Michigan=19 reps/ 2 senators; 21 electoral votes).
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- How do you decide on which candidate to vote for? (Find out how they stand on issues, look at their personal life)

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