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Arlene Bennet

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Member since April 20, 2013

  • When two people vying for an elective office campaign against each other, there is the likelihood that a lot of misinformation will be espoused during the course of the election cycle. This is an activity that many people will do intentionally in hopes of swaying voters to form an opinion that will help them win an elective office. The "facts" on an issue that is presented is usually suspect and it can be hard to discern the truth about the people trying to win the election. One way to address the misinformation is to obtain non-partisan political information that is concerned with reporting on the issues and candidates without concerning itself with who wins an election.

    One aspect that can disappoint many voters is how some candidates will change positions on an issue. The person running for office may have made statements supporting a position. However, they may later change that position when they come under scrutiny from the leaders of their political party, or because it did not resonate well with the public. This can leave a voter wondering what the person really believes and how they will act when they have to vote on things.

    Rivals are also known to say things about an opponent that might not be true. They do this with the intention of swaying voters who are concerned that whatever they believe in might be endangered by the opponent winning the elective office. Whether or not the opponent actually feels the way the rival is portraying them to feel is ofte...

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  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design