A random sample is a selection from the population of interest where each item (persons, households, widgets, etc.) has an equal chance of being selected. The idea being that measuring a random sample of sufficient size will accurately (within a margin of error) reflect the "true" value that exists in the population - while at the same time reducing your study to a manageable size.
A random sample is integral in good survey design to reduce bias in your experiment.
The extension of voting rights to all white males.
The Great Depression caused people to look for the government to provide a basic safety net in times of economic downturn. People also wanted to see some form of a subsistence level of help from the government for those in the lowest tier of society.
its ideas are adopted by a major party
Ballots should be secret. Maestro
Salary for the candidate would not be an expense since the candidate does not receive a salary.
First, choose the "universe," that is the population the poll aims to measure.
A statement that best describes opinion leaders is they stand for what they believe. In addition, they tend to affect public opinion more than leaders that aren't opinionated.
limits on federal campaign spending
group members have developed a special trust
Distrust the goverment
The events that happen in the day to day mirrors the public opinion. The political leaders and the media help shape it.
Overseas Absentee Voting Act happened in 2003.
Public funds for presidential campaigns