Votes of Confidence: A Young Person's Guide to American Elections
Votes of Confidence: A Young Person's Guide to American Elections
Description:Every two years, media coverage of American elections turns into a horse-race story about who's leading the polls and who said what when. Give young adult readers clear explanations about how our election process actually works, why it matters, and how they can become involved. Using real-world examples and anecdotes, this book provides readers with thorough, nonpartisan explanations about primaries, the electoral college, checks and balances, polls, fundraising, and more. Updated with statistics and details from the 2018 elections, the revised second edition will prepare the next generation of voters for what is sure to be a fascinating 2020 election cycle.
Subject:Elections - United States
Subject:Representative government and representation - United States
Subject:Politics & Government
Subject:Social Science
Primary Author:Fleischer, Jeff
Call Number:J 324.6 FLE
Title:Votes of Confidence: A Young Person's Guide to American Elections
Pages:255 pages