My cousin vinny

Awards Won: 5 Primetime Emmys, Artios award and Golden Nymph award. The movie “Game Change Movie” is based on the book by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin. The movie is a clear reflection of the stories and the views given in the book. It focuses mainly on John McCain’s choice of Governor Sarah Palin as … Read More»

How a Bill Becomes a Law

A bill is the text of the law offered to the adoption and prepared for the introduction into the legislative body or referendum. The process of a bill preparation includes the decision-making on its development, text development, discussion and completion of an original project, its coordination with all the interested bodies and organizations. After the … Read More»

Constitutional Convention

The Constitutional Convention took place in 1787 in Philadelphia. Its main purpose was to address the problems in governing the USA under the Articles of Confederation; however, in the end it resulted in creating the United States Constitution. In the course of the Convention an issue of creating a body for the Revisionary check on … Read More»

Human Services, Homelessness, and GOVT2302

The part of the course that is most appealing to me concerns public policies and administration with the emphasis on the human services. A widespread belief of Texas being a wealthy state is only partially true (see Brown et al. 361) – the state’s high rate of poverty is not as widely discussed as its … Read More»

Health Care Reform

Health Care Reform Outline Introduction/Thesis: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act signed by President Obama on March 23 in 2010 has both supporters and opponents (Ryan, n. d.). The battle over the necessity of the law and the tax imposed by the law on those Americans who refuse to buy (or simply cannot buy) … Read More»

Class Questions

1. Political Culture is a distinctive and recognizable pattern of reasoning regarding how political and economic affairs of a particular community or country should be carried out. Shared political culture of the United States of America is based on the set of core norms, beliefs and values majority of Americans adhere to. These shared values … Read More»

Teachers Strike in Chicago

This Monday teachers of Chicago participated in a sudden strike, which left 350,000 children with no classes. Conditions of work of teachers, which are quite tensed nowadays, became the main reason of the strike. This strike is the first one for the last 25 years. It revealed the rift which exists between various unions and … Read More»

Religious Freedom Restoration Act

In his work “The Supreme Court and Constitutional Democracy” John Agresto states for the necessity for the Congress and the citizens, as the representatives of legislative and executive power to check the judiciary and to develop constitutional law by interpreting Constitution independently. He understands the provision of effective constitutional interpretation in a kind of cooperation … Read More»