Week 4 Discussion 1
After reading the 2017 budget submitted by President Trump, how would you persuade official players in the US Congress to go along with the policies embedded in the Budget? While the President is required to submit a Budget, Congress has the Constitution responsibility to pass a Budget. What is your opinion on Trump’s budget? Would you adopt it or ignore it?
Week 4 Discussion 2
Why do you think that public policy experts have said that Americans “hate Congress” but “love their Congressmen”? What are the ramifications?