texas politics apply the concepts of politics to a real world situation paper application


This is a pols 2312 class about Texas politics.

Please complete a written assignment responding toquestion below and complete a 1-2 page response by the date noted. Papers should be double-spaced with no larger than 12 pt. font, typed and submitted to me via Canvas. You do not need to use foot notes or end notes or do any research outside the textbook and notes. The purpose of this assignment is to see if you can apply the concepts of the class to a real-world situation. your answers must reflect an application of the key concepts indicated at the end of the question.

Congratulations! You have just been elected governor of Texas. Your successful campaign was built around the promise to address illegal immigration, improve education, increase access to health care, and make sure the death penalty is applied fairly. Given what you know about the powers of the governor (formal and informal), explain how you will do these things and the obstacles you may face. Key Concepts: Formal (Constitutional) and informal (personal) powers of the governor of Texas. (Due by Wednesday, April 8, 11:59 pm)

the book used is : texas politics ideal and reality