1. How did technology change the power of the presidency? Is the current use of presidential executive power consistent with Article II of the U.S. Constitution? Why or why not? Be sure to use specific and relevant examples to support your answer.
2. How does our two party system work to protect our liberty?
3. What is James Madison’s prescription for controlling interest groups and the media? Do you agree with James Madison, why or why not?
4. What features of our elections preserve our liberty? What changes do you think should be made our current election and how would these changes enhance our liberty?
5. How did slavery impact the development of American Government?