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Voting gives the people the power to document who they like to see as leaders and who they would explicitly reject since they want to see these leaders giving their best towards the state. This is a difficult step as leading has never been an easy process (Machover 1998).
Indeed voting stands as one of the most pivotal responsibilities that lies on the shoulders of the people who live within a country. There are a number of aspects that come under the aegis of citizenship and it is correct to state that the citizenship measures shall proactively be seen as a factor that comes out in an open way. In essence, voting is regarded as a very respectable act by the citizens of a country and they are appreciated if they follow this principle in entirety. Therefore voting will continue to be seen as a positive aspect if all things remain equal, all said and
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Though different methods of electing people in leadership positions have been tried in the course of human civilization, Lijphart (1999,pp 57-61)argues that voting is one of the oldest methods and it has undergone a lot of transformation to the current period.
He made no allowance for those of other backgrounds, or for minorities such as women. In defense of Jefferson, at that time most people of other races such as African-Americans were slaves, and the movement to grant women voting rights had not even begun to form, much less fight.
USA wants to make itself a model for other democracies. It is a well-known fact that democratic governments are run by the people, and they are accountable for every action. In direct democracy, usually people vote for every issue that surfaces. Nonetheless, there is no perfect model of direct democracy in the world.
They didn't know anything about the candidates. These same individuals will claim later as their Social Security payments, educational benefits, or gas prices soar that they were victims of circumstance from the bad policies of corrupt politicians. However, Americans are not feathers on the wind of government.
So, we can say that the major difference in voting system occurs among the three voting systems, and not within them. Some of the details and description of three kinds of voting systems which is given below will help us in understanding the phenomenon of each voting system.
Miller argues that he "doesn't want some idiot who doesn't know anything about the issue deciding who will be president or whether to raise my taxes"; rather he has confidence in the mature and intelligent people who turn out to vote. Miller claims "to change that would be a recipe for disaster." In my opinion, Miller is correct in his assessment of the present state of affairs working well as is and that lowering the voting age would not be beneficial; however changes in our current voting laws to offer an incentive could be implemented to make them more effective.
Common sense dictates that carrying an identity proof should be essential to stop fraudsters from voting more than once. The U.S. Supreme Court has also upheld the law on presenting the government provided photo ID (Lee, 2012).
It is argued
The voting behavior normally focuses on the two candidates; Obama and McCain with the other candidates having less significance in the way that people voted. Voters exhibited various behaviors in terms of demographics, the economic conditions and