U.S. Government policies directly and indirectly
influence the lives of Americans on a daily basis. Most U.S. laws
reflect the majority political will of the citizens, be it on a
national, state, or local level.
Look at the most recent demographic data from the U.S. Census website listed below and address the following questions:
How do changing U.S. demographics influence current or future federal governmental policies?
How do changing U.S. demographics influence your state’s current or future governmental policies?
The U.S. Census Bureau offers information on the
demographic, geographic, and economic make-up of our country. This site
includes the ability to search for state-level data: http://www.census.gov