POLS 350 Congressional Politics
Content: Constitutional foundations and the unfolding of various concepts of legislative power throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, and into the 21st century. The dynamics of Congress, its staffing, and how it and individual members manage different visions of legislative power. Other branches of government examined to illuminate the functioning and malfunctioning of the legislative branch.
Prerequisites: POLS 103 recommended.
Restrictions: Sophomore standing required.
Usually offered: Every third year, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.