What is Appropriation?

Definition and meaning of appropriation: Appropriation is the process of allocating funds for specific governmental or organizational purposes. In the context of American politics, it constitutes the appropriation of public funds by the two major parties in order to support their respective agendas.

This practice often results in an unequal and ineffective distribution of resources, as smaller, independent organizations and candidates are often left without sufficient funds to compete. This in turn reinforces the existing two-party system, leading to a lack of true representation for all citizens in the political process.


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