What were the terms for the politicians in the South during Reconstruction?
Yankee politicians and Republicans were called "carpetbaggers", for the soft fabric luggage that was then in style. Southerners who collaborated were called "scalawags". ...
Interest group liberalism means that the politicians let the interest group decide what the policy should be. Since the interest group is only looking at the world from their perspective is this a goo?
No, this is not good because Politicians do not do what is best for the country, but what makes them the most money. This is essentially democracy for pay ...
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Why you called pork barrel the fund of the politicians?
The funding of politicians in the United States is nicknamed the "pork barrel" because politicians are paid way too much for doing so little. Once elected many politicians are "set for life". ...