Government in America AP Edition has been thoroughly revised to cover key political and policy developments in the areas of healthcare, budgeting, immigration, environmental protection, and the war on terrorism, to name but a few. The 2016 presidential and congressional elections, including the rise of Donald Trump as the standard-bearer of the Republican Party, have been fully integrated, along with the latest round of Supreme Court decisions, the legacy of the Obama presidency, and recent events with significant political implications.