Tomorrow, you will be writing answers to a 10 and 30 mark question (please arrive on time!!!)
Explain how the US political system encourages pressure group activity. (10 marks)
What does the Q mean?
•Access points – such as?
•Separation of powers - Congress/Judiciary/Executive
•Weak party system allows Pressure groups…
Critically assess the methods used by US pressure groups to achieve their aims and objectives. (30 marks)
•AO1 – what examples of pressure group methods are there? Paragraph for each – topic sentence and details/examples
•AO2 – explain how these methods are effective/a hindrance
•AO3 – make a judgement; which is the most to least effective method? Use political vocab