Examine one governmental program, policy, or process that has had a positive impact and one governmental program, policy, or process that has had a negative impact on the citizens of California.

American Federalism has been a very effective framework for sustaining our democracy. This overlapping and complementary system of government allows governmental leaders at all levels to develop their own political, social, and economic governance structures, and to provide indispensable goods Read More …

Analyze the elements of effective planning in the public sector.

  Assignment 2: Analysis of the Government Accountability office As a consultant, you need to develop an in-depth analysis and evaluation of the Government accountability office planning, organizational design, decision-making process, and implementation and then provide recommendations for improvement. Therefore, Read More …

Explain the probable third and fourth order effects from the cyber-attack on Telecommunication 

Catastrophic Cyberattack Select a critical infrastructure from the list below and evaluate the impact that a cyber-attack could have on that system or service. Telecommunication Water supply Health systems (hospitals) Transportation (rail) Explain the probable third and fourth order effects Read More …

Evaluate the role of public opinion, interest groups, and political parties in the political system.

SLO #3 Activity for Assessment: 3) In the last section of the course, we examined the politics of policy issues. In answering the question below, take the following two things into account: 1. The contrasting positions of Republican lawmakers and Read More …

Discuss how the U.S. Constitution,  including its amendments, provides for “a government of laws.”

course-Level Student Learning Outcomes (SLO) For all Assessments, the following general requirements hold: (1) Assignments should be 2-3 double-spaced pages, with reasonable (12 pt.) font and reasonable (1 inch) margins. (2) Citations to the material are required; in-text citations are Read More …

Analyze the fundamental components of effective budgeting, including sources of revenue, political influences, purposes, types, and accountability of program administrators.

Assignment 5: Evaluation of the Government Accountability Office Budgeting and Cumulative Report As a consultant, you need to develop an in-depth analysis and evaluation of the GAO’s budgeting and then provide recommendations for improvement. Therefore, you will conduct interviews with Read More …