We all use the word accountability, but what does the word mean? According to Dictionary.com, accountability is the obligation to explain, justify, and take responsibility for actions. How can the public hold elected officials accountable if we do not know what their position calls them to do? The answer is we can not. Often, we get caught up in the people running for elected office but never know what they are supposed to do in that position. Well, guess what? Real Life Civics is here to HELP!!! The purpose of this website is to give you the knowledge to understand what elected officials are supposed to do and hold them accountable.
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