Government by many offices
Bureaucracy
To officially be sworn into office
Inauguration
Any established law, custom,group
Institution
The idea that government should not be very involved
Laissez faire
An attempt to discredit ones competitor
Mudslinging
A committee that selects the presidential nominee
Nominating convention
To cancel
Nullification
The extra votes received by leading candidate
Plurality
Rewarding political supports
Spoil system
The right to vote
Suffrage