POLS-Y 319 THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS (3 CR.)
This course offers students the opportunity to study the legislative branch of American national government. It includes the structure and process of the Senate and House of Representatives, the roles of parties, interest groups, and lobbyists, the legislative process, and the relations of Congress with the other branches of government.
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|LEC||3||40162||Open||11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m.||TR||WH 111||Webster S
Regular Academic Session / In Person
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- COLL (CASE) S&H Breadth of Inq
- COLL (CASE) S&H Breadth of Inquiry credit
- Above class meets In Person. For more information visit https://covid.iu.edu/learning-modes/index.html
This class will analyze legislatures and legislators, with a focus on the U.S. Congress. Topics covered will include congressional elections, polarization in congress, explanations of congressional voting behavior, and how Congress interacts with the executive and the courts.