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POLSC 120 - California Politics and Problems - Paquet: Home

Use this guide as you work on your papers for Ms. Paquet's Political Science class


Paper #1 - Find California Laws

Paper #1 - Your Elected Officials

Use the links below to locate your California elected officials and to see how they voted on legislation:

How California Laws Are Made

Like federal laws, laws in California begin as ideas that are debated in the California State Legislature, which is composed of the State AssemblyState Senate, and several other departments.

For a complete study of how California laws are made, see the Overview of California Legislative Process by clicking on its link below.

Paper #2 - Ballot Measures 2024

Papers 1 & 2 - How to Cite Your Sources

Avoid Plagiarism by Citing Your Sources

Use one of the three styles below to cite your sources to avoid plagiarism, give credit to the original authors who informed your writing, and make your arguments stronger because you are relying on experts to shape your arguments.

Papers 1 & 2 - Media Coverage for California Politics and Elections

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