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ANN COULTER: No, I simply take place to love Ben Shapiro.
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America Votes: How Our President Is Elected. , 2003. Gutman, Dan. Landslide! S. Elections. New York: Aladdin, 2000. Sobel, Syl. S. Government Works. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 1999. Sobel, Syl. Presidential Elections—and Other Cool Facts. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 2001. S. Constitution, 10, 13, 21 Vermont, 23 voting absentee ballots, 6–7, 13 African Americans and, 10–12 age for, 13 history of voting, 9–13, 29 propositions and, 25 purpose of, 22–23 right to vote, 4–5, 8, 27 town meetings and, 23 women and, 14–21, 26 Wilson, Woodrow, 21 women and voting, 14–21, 26 About the Author Fredrik Liljeblad is a professional writer and the author of many books and articles on subjects as varied as languages, politics, movies, and travel.
New York: Clarion Books, 2003. Granfield, Linga. America Votes: How Our President Is Elected. , 2003. Gutman, Dan. Landslide! S. Elections. New York: Aladdin, 2000. Sobel, Syl. S. Government Works. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 1999. Sobel, Syl. Presidential Elections—and Other Cool Facts. Hauppauge, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 2001. S. Constitution, 10, 13, 21 Vermont, 23 voting absentee ballots, 6–7, 13 African Americans and, 10–12 age for, 13 history of voting, 9–13, 29 propositions and, 25 purpose of, 22–23 right to vote, 4–5, 8, 27 town meetings and, 23 women and, 14–21, 26 Wilson, Woodrow, 21 women and voting, 14–21, 26 About the Author Fredrik Liljeblad is a professional writer and the author of many books and articles on subjects as varied as languages, politics, movies, and travel.
32 21st CENTURY SKILLS LIBRARY The right and privilege to vote give people great power. They can choose leaders and affect great change. Look inside for information about history of this right and its importance in the 21st century. The Citizens and Their Governments series introduces readers to the rights and responsibilities of citizens for the 21st century. Other titles in the series include: • • • • Beyond Government Democracy at Work Electing Leaders Government at Work • • • Law and Order Local Action Rights and Values To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills you’ll need in the 21st Century.
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