Political science is the major for the person who wants to make a real difference in his or her world. This discipline is where tomorrow’s governmental leaders are made. It doesn’t matter if you are a conservative or a liberal. What matters is your will to understand the real needs of the people who you will serve while in office, as well as, the real issues that you be called to vote upon. Look for schools where civic involvement is held in high esteem.
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|The Republican Party was born in the early 1850's by anti-slavery activists and individuals who believed that government should grant western lands to settlers free of charge.||Visit|
|The Democratic Party is committed to keeping our nation safe and expanding opportunity for every American. That commitment is reflected in an agenda that emphasizes the security of our nation, strong economic growth, affordable health care for all Americans, retirement security, honest government, and civil rights.||Visit|
|We propose a vision of our common good that is advanced through an independent politics free from the control of corporations and big money, and through a democratic structure and process that empowers and reaches across lines of division to bring together our combined strengths as a people.||Visit|
|US House of Representatives||This is the home page of the senate.||Visit|
|The US Congress||This is the home page for the congress.||Visit|
|The US Conference of Mayors||Every City has a mayor. While in school find out who the mayor is (where your college is) and try to get an internship.||Visit|
|American Association of Political Consultants||The American Association of Political Consultants is the professional organization for people working in the field of politics in the United States. We have joined together to promote the following goals…||Visit|
|Greenpeace||That was more than 30 years ago, and in that time, Greenpeace has indeed changed the world, and we continue to make the world a better place.||Visit|
|American Conservative Union||The American Conservative Union is the nation's oldest and largest grassroots conservative lobbying organization. ACU's purpose is to communicate and advance the goals and principles of conservatism through one multi-issue, umbrella organization.||Visit|
|Conquest Group||Conquest Communications Group can design or implement the direct contact program you need to make your campaign, program, or project a success. Using cutting edge technology, Conquest Communications is a recognized leader in providing high-quality personal contact programs. We are committed to providing our clients with outstanding service and results they can trust.||Visit|