Political Caucus

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- A caucus is a meeting of members of a legislative body who are members of a specific political party to choose candidates or decide the policy. A caucus is a system of local gatherings where voters decide which candidate to support and select delegates for nominating conventions. Caucuses are special in that they allow participants to openly show support for candidates. Only registered voters can participate in a caucus and they are limited to the caucus of the party with which they are a part of.
The Election for the President of the United States happens every four years on Election Day. It starts with the primary elections and caucuses and moves to the nomination conventions during this process political parties each choose a nominee
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Then the candidates campaign across the country to explain their views and plans to the voters and participate in debates with candidates from other parties. While the general election is happening Americans head to the polls to cast their vote for president but the popular vote doesn’t determine the winner, instead presidential elections use the Electoral College. To win the election a candidate must receive a majority of electoral votes. No candidate gets the majority, The House of Representatives chooses the President and the Senate chooses the Vice President. Tennessee will have 11 electoral votes all the way through the 2020 presidential election. We have had the same amount of votes since 1984.The smallest electors are Alaska, Delaware, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Wyoming, each of these states have 3 electoral votes. The summer of the year before the election the primary and caucus debates will occur. The stats get together to discuss and vote on the candidates of their choice. From July to early September the year of the elections the parties begin to hold conventions, These conventions are held tell views…show more content…
They demand the release of all of the imprisoned people because of marijuana charges and that their criminal records be cleared, this party is a single party that only supports the legalization of marijuana, mostly adults and teenagers (young adults) support this party and this party was founded in the good state of Kentucky, also the people in this party are scared Americans that are tired of having to fear living in the day of our government and they demand the rights to grow marijuana, anti-prohibitions the people of this party, Local chapters have been formed in 8 different states and are joined with a number of international cannabis political
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