Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Iron Triangle and its Role in Policy Making

Iron triangle

Iron triangle


High School teachers Andy Conneen and Dan Larsen explain the iron triangle and its role in policy making.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Explain the role of the iron triangle and how it works. What groups comprise the iron triangle?
  • Describe the example given of an iron triangle and how it effects public policy in the United States.

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