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What is the definition of policy making institution?

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January 15, 2010 5:30PM

Policymaking institutions are the branches of government chargedwith taking action on political issues. The U.S. Constitution established three policymaking institutions - the Congress, the presidency, and the courts. Today the power of the bureaucracy is so great that most political scientists consider it a fourth policymaking institution.