EVERYTHING MUST BE IN APA FORMAT
INSTRUCTIONS
WRITE ONE FULL COMPLETE PAGE FOR EACH QUESTION FOLLOWED WILL 2 REFERENCES LOCATED RIGHT BEHIND THE PAPER IN WHICH THEY BELONG TO.
Question 1
Last year we were flooded with news coverage and discussion of “Obamacare,” The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Discuss how well this legislation addresses issues of effectiveness, efficiency, equity, and other ethical issues.

WARNING: There is a lot of non-academic and/or highly politicized coverage of this issue. It is your challenge to wade through the mud to get to solid ground in your analytical process.

Question 2
“Welfare” has gone through many changes over time. How have changes in welfare, specifically food stamps, job training, subsidized housing, and cash payments, reflected policy priorities and social values? How well are we addressing poverty in this country?

INSTRUCTIONS
WRITE 250 WORDS PER QUESTION AND PLACE TWO REFERENCES BEHIND EACH QUESTION.

QUESTION 1
Discuss how one can recognize the merit system principles and prohibited personnel practices. Focus on the various mandates for personnel within the public sector and how those practices may need to be re-examined.
Explain how the grouping of activities helps to attain program objectives. How do they apply in public management?

QUESTION 2
Discuss your thoughts on how the government handles emerging information technology. Should there be some form of control?