1. Recognition of Problem: Identify a national problem in our society. Be sure t

1. Recognition of Problem: Identify a national problem in our society. Be sure to provide supporting evidence of the problem. Please see the list below.
2. Policy Proposal: Propose a policy or how our federal government should help address this problem. (This is the main part of your paper. Research findings: Evidence in support of a position is crucial. This is also important for research papers, but it tends to be absolutely critical in policy papers. Policy papers are focused on being persuasive. The intention is to convince the target audience that your position is the correct one).
3, Political Actors: What actors
(government, non-profits, agencies, politicians, etc.) in our federal
government would be needed to help get your proposal passed and
implemented?
Things to Include in Your Paper:
Introduction with a clear thesis statement and problem statement.
Detailed responses to the above questions.
In-text citations. Do not include long direct quotes; put things in your own words.
Conclusion to summarize the paper.
Works Cited page.
Format:
Typed
Size 12, Times New Roman font
Double-spaced
1-inch margins throughout
The paper is required to be at least 3 FULL pages in length, excluding the Works Cited page
Paper should be written in MLA or APA format.