Political Science Final Set 4
a group of department, agencies, and other institutions that for the most part are located in the executive branch of gov't and that develop and implement public policy
a system of gov't in which a presidential administration awards jobs to party loyalists
Civil Service System?
a system of gov't in which decisions about hiring, promotion, and firing are based on individuals' work experience, skills and expertise.
How many departments & heads? One exception and title?
a corporation created and funded by the gov't to provide some public service that would be insufficiently provided by the private sector
the inefficiency and waste that result from excessive regulation and overly formal procedures
the means by which the president fills a vacant position in the bureaucracy when congress is not in session, thus avoiding the need for prior congressional approval
Whistle blower? Acts dealing with, and acts dealing with sunshine law?
a bureaucrat who witnesses and publicly exposes wrongdoing by contacting his or hers political superiors or tipping off the press
the process of decreasing the number of agency rules that apply to a particular industry or group of industries so as to introduce market forces their operation
the transfer of gov't functions from the federal govt to private companies