Essays Tagged: "Republicans"

Republicans! Unfavorable acts caused the rise of the Ku Klux Klan

REPUBLICANS! UNFAVORABLE ACTSCAUSED THE RISE OF THE KU KLUX KLANThe years after the civil war were f ... gainst slavery, and southerners. This was also true forboth political parties that consisted of the Republicans andthe Democratics. Again the issue was always on the rightsof blacks. The battles with ... iblack hatred drove some whites to extrememeasures to resist Reconstruction.( Ingalls, Hoods 6 )The Republicans feared that barrings theblacks from politics would make theDemocratics Party dominant ag ...

(4 pages) 75 0 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Congress - this essay gives a snap shot of the current make-up of our Congress, brief definitions and demographics...

rrently 435 members of the House of Representatives and 100 members of the Senate (Current, 1). The Republicans hold the majority in both houses. They overrun the Senate with 55 right-wingers and the ... es. They overrun the Senate with 55 right-wingers and the House with a count of 228. This gives the Republicans a lot of power and influence, not only in the direct debates and voting, but they also g ...

(3 pages) 127 0 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Cogressional Term Limits

re instated with a job to undertake. As part of the Republican=s AContract with America,@ these new Republicans had to revise the current Congressional term limit status. In undertaking this task, the ...

(7 pages) 95 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The 18th Century (thesis essay). A year of growth and change for the US

Jefferson was elected President of the United States of America. Thomas Jefferson was a Republican. Republicans strongly supported farmers, and they wanted an agrarian nation. An agrarian nation means ... ed States. Inside all of this land was the mouth of the Mississippi River, New Orleans. Because the Republicans wanted a farming nation, America needed a port like New Orleans. Jefferson didn't think ...

(5 pages) 155 1 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Economics of Federal Defense Policy

sensus, the country hired a new president to attempt to fix the vital issues at hand. Although both Republicans and Democrats believed that the United States was still the 'sole superpower', the peopl ... r; the Cold War is over.Ultimately, demilitarization is needed for many reasons. Both Democrats and Republicans alike supported the development of a gigantic-industrial complex. Both are content with ...

(10 pages) 349 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Essay is about White Supremacy Groups during the Slavery

slaves. But after they had to free all of the blacks, they felt humiliated so they denounced white Republicans as traitors to their race and tried to do everything to overthrow the Reconstruction. Un ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Are Political Parties in Decline? This essay delineates the rise and fall of the political party in America ans discusses the future of political parties.

shing on the national level, due to special interest funds, and on the state and local levels, with Republicans gaining a foothold in the once solidly Democratic south.The picture is not as clear, how ... the working classes, who are more likely to push a conservative social agenda. In the 1960s, young Republicans also became a strong force in the party. As the Republican Party's base has headed south ...

(3 pages) 119 1 4.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science


The issue is the fact that funding in Medicare's budget will not last but another four years. Both Republicans and Democrats have ideas on how this budget should be reformed, but the two have not yet ... e Presidential campaign Medicare was a hot topic. It will be shown that as Election Day drew nearer Republicans were forced to attack President Clinton's policy because they had no substantial plan of ...

(6 pages) 425 0 3.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Reconciles Lincoln's emancipation proclamation and the quote " In I am not nor never have been in favor of bringing about in any way, the social and political equality of the white and black races..."

; he told his listeners what they wanted and desired to hear. In one speech given to an audience of Republicans in Chicago, he spoke on the issue of race proposing to, "...discard all this quibbling a ...

(3 pages) 81 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Constitution in the years prior to the Civil War (DBQ from 1987 AP American History Exam)

60 years prior to the Civil War, the Constitution was able to unify the Nation. After the Democrat-Republicans swept the Federalists of their offices in the Revolution of 1800, the Federalists, in th ...

(3 pages) 171 1 3.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Interview of a Campaign Worker Prepared by: Puppetmaster For: American Government

aling with economic issues and women's right to abortion, are more likely to vote democratic, while republicans want government to have little to do with economic issues and prefer having laws against ...

(4 pages) 277 4 4.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Argumentative essay arguing that the election of Jefferson in 1800 was not a "revolutionary" change.

et to be implemented in such a large-scale manner through the presidency.Even though the Democratic-Republicans and Jefferson differed greatly from the Federalists, Jefferson didn't get rid of any ins ... presidency. Although Jefferson was the first Democratic-Republican elected to president, Democratic-Republicans were elected in local governments throughout the nation. The ideals that Jefferson broug ...

(2 pages) 67 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Difficulties of African American's lives in this countries.

erest in Socialist and Communist ideas. Since the days of Abraham Lincoln, blacks usually voted for Republicans but the conservative Republican policies of the 20th century caused many to become Democ ...

(5 pages) 184 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Democratic-Republicans.

ead to the creation of the two most important political parties ever created, the Democrats and the Republicans. Both groups hsve their likes and dislikes and the people's vote helps resolve the confl ... surrounded themselves around a man named Thomas Jefferson and called their new party the Democratic-Republicans. The start of this rebellion has lasted until now and has had a great impact throughout ...

(6 pages) 113 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Off year election and why it is important that Bush has established the majority in the two houses in this election.

the two houses. George, throughout the year and into crunch time, made many trips to areas were the Republicans needed help with elections, these trips, encouragement of republicans to vote and the en ... hese trips, encouragement of republicans to vote and the encouragement of the right candidates, the Republicans have managed to dominate the two houses. The dominance of the house will allow for GWB t ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Conflicting Goals for the U.N. Resolution.

t of the president. The Senate voted several hours later, approving the resolution, 296 to 133. The Republicans were firm supporters of the president; in the Senate, only one republican voted against ...

(3 pages) 56 2 3.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

How hispanics Affect Voting Results.

" (Salinas, 2002) to talks of a mass amnesty granting to illegal Mexicans in the United States, the Republicans have tried pretty hard to get the Latino vote. But studies show that many (47%) Latinos ... ust be working because he received 35% of the Latino vote, which is 10% higher than the average for republicans from 1986 to 1996 (Hernandez, 2001).With so many Latinos to impress these questions need ...

(4 pages) 85 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Ideas of social transformations using arguments from Lani Guinier and Peter Drucker.

litical factor could be defined as many changes; either a change in President, a change of ratio of Republicans and Democrats in the House of Representatives, or merely a law being passed. Socio-econo ... States there have been two parties running against one another. One being conservative known as the Republicans the other being liberal known as Democrat. These political factors have relatively staye ...

(5 pages) 61 0 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

This essay describes the economic political cycles in the United States over the last 50 years in reference to Democratic and Republican parties

del, we will show that democratic presidents have a trend towards keeping unemployment low and that republicans have a preference towards keeping inflation low or closer to its natural rate.Although w ... which is as follows:Ur = (sum) Bt[-(pie(t) - pie^r)^2 + b^r Y(t)]This equation simply put says that republicans are more concerned with keeping inflation low, less concerned with keeping GDP high and ...

(19 pages) 246 1 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Economic History

This is an argument to persuade the audience to invest their money into mutual funds....

t qualify you as a type "A" person or as a type "B" person. Some examples of this are democrats vs. republicans, optimists vs. pessimists, and introverts vs. extroverts. However, my question for you t ...

(4 pages) 123 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers