Citizens' and interest groups' influences on the legislative process; role of money in the legislative process; average citizen's impact on the legislative process; public financing of campaigns; regulations governing super PACs; positive and negative effects of the use of the investigative powers of Congress; separation of powers, checks and balances, and the majority rule; causes and remedies for dysfunction in the system.

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