Georgia Military College Milledgeville American Government & Minimum Wage Paper

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After taking the typology quiz, tell the class what your scores are, and what they mean. Then, analyze why you believe the results or do not believe the scores. Is there a specific politician, perhaps a member of Congress, a state or local politician, or even a presidential candidate that identifies with your newly found ideology? What are some ideas that you and this politician might have in common?

Your initial post must have at least two paragraphs, and each paragraph must have a minimum of 5-7 sentences.

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4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center NUMBERS, FACTS AND TRENDS SHAPI NG YOUR WORLD ABOUT U.S. Politics & Policy MENU FOLLOW MY ACCOUNT  DONATE SEARCH…  RESEARCH AREAS OCTOBER 14, 2017  Political Typology Quiz Ds    Your best fit is… Disaffected Democrats along with 14% of the public. Read more in the full report: Beyond Red and Blue: 2017 Political Typology Report (http://www.people-press.org/2017/10/24/political-typology-reveals-deep-fissures-on-theright-and-left) Dig deeper and see how the Political Typology groups compare (http://www.people-press.org/interactives/political-typology-comparison-2017/) SHAR E Y O U R SCORE TWEET SHARE SOLID LIBERALS OPPORTUNITY DEMOCRATS DISAFFECTED DEMOCRATS https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 1/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center DEVOUT AND DIVERSE NEW ERA ENTERPRISERS MARKET SKEPTIC REPUBLICANS COUNTRY FIRST CONSERVATIVES CORE CONSERVATIVES BYSTANDERS This majority-minority group mostly identifies as Democratic or leans toward the Democratic Party. Disaffected Democrats strongly believe the economic system unfairly favors powerful interests and that business corporations make too much profit. Relatively few believe their family has achieved the American Dream, and 24% believe it is out of reach for their family. Most say the government should do more to help the needy and that poor people have hard lives because government benefits do not go far enough to help them live decently. In contrast to other Democratic-oriented groups, a majority (63%) characterizes government as “almost always wasteful and inefficient.” Compare your answers with results from our national survey: Disaffected Democrats General public ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS You answered: The economic system in this country unfairly favors powerful interests 99% 65% You answered: Business corporations make too much profit 95% https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 2/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center 59% FOREIGN POLICY You answered: We should pay less attention to problems overseas and concentrate on problems here at home 63% 47% You answered: Good diplomacy is the best way to ensure peace 82% 61% You answered: In foreign policy, the U.S. should follow its OWN national interests even when its allies strongly disagree 35% 36% GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE You answered: Government is almost always wasteful and inefficient 63% 56% https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 3/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center You answered: Government regulation of business usually does more harm than good 54% 45% SOCIAL SAFETY NET You answered: Poor people have hard lives because government benefits don’t go far enough to help them live decently 79% 53% You answered: The government should do more to help needy Americans, even if it means going deeper into debt 72% 50% IDEOLOGICAL PLACEMENT Distribution of Disaffected Democrats and the overall public on a 10-item scale of political values. Learn more about the scale. Disaffected Democrats make up 14% of the population. https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 4/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center You Consistently liberal General Public Mixed Consistently conservative Disaffected Democrats SOCIAL VALUES, RACE, AND IMMIGRATION You answered: Homosexuality should be accepted by society 79% 70% You answered: There are still significant obstacles that make it harder for women to get ahead than men https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 5/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center 82% 55% You answered: Our country needs to continue making changes to give blacks equal rights with whites 92% 61% You answered: Racial discrimination is the main reason why many black people can’t get ahead these days 63% 41% You answered: Immigrants today are a burden on our country because they take our jobs, housing and health care 11% 26% ENVIRONMENT You answered: Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 28% 37% https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 6/7 4/19/2020 Political Typology Quiz | Pew Research Center PERSONAL EFFICACY You answered: Most people who want to get ahead can make it if they’re willing to work hard 43% 61% https://www.people-press.org/quiz/political-typology/ 7/7 …

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