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Unformatted text preview: Elected from senate for one year terms Had veto power Not able to hold back to back sentence • Censors Tax assessors Over saw the senate to keep conduct of senators o Senate had majority of power o General Assembly --> rubber stamp • Rome's Conquest of Italy • Fall of the Republic o Crisis of the late Republic • Proletariat Working class Didn't own land and worked for wages Displaced farmers who had no where to go o Julius Caesar • Usurped power from Senate • Throne passed to his son Octavian...
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- Summer '07
- Ancient Rome, Res Publica Senate Patricians General Assembly Plebeians Consuls Censors Tribunes, Res Publica Senate