What does it mean to be a citizen of the US

What does it mean to be a citizen of the US

  1. What does it mean to be a citizen in the United States? Please include in your response a discussion of the privileges and responsibilities. How do citizens influence government in a representative democracy? What is the effect of non-participation?

Your response must be at least 300 words. List all web resources and referenced materials that were used. You must use the APA citation style format in listing references used and in parenthetical citations.