• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Divided Government and Electoral Behavior

DIVIDED GOVERNMENT IS the control of the executive and legislative branches of the federal government, by two different parties. Divided government is a consequence of the separation of powers doctrine. This phenomenon may also result when voters cast split-ticket votes for ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles