Explain the issue you chose. What happened/is happening with the issue? What are the sides of the argument?
▪ How are legislatures, judges/Supreme Court, the bureaucracy, and executive involved in this issue? What are they doing? What are they not doing? (address all of these)
▪ How does the Media impact/address the issue?
▪ What does American society think about this issue? (Polls or surveys would be helpful here)
▪ Do the political parties agree on the issue? What are their arguments?
▪ Do other countries experience this issue? How do they handle it?
▪ Are there any impacts on government legitimacy?
▪ Using what you’ve learned in the class, what do YOU think is/was the right way to handle the issue?