Exam 4 - NAME_ AMERICAN GOVERNMENT (TENDLER) GOV 310...

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NAME_____________________________ AMERICAN GOVERNMENT (TENDLER) GOV 310 UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS FALL 2007, EXAM 4 1. The Lieutenant Governor of Texas is a. A member of the executive branch b. President of the Senate c. Both a and b d. Neither a nor b 2. Which of the following is NOT a power of the lieutenant governor in Texas? a. Chair the Legislative Budget Board b. Refer bills to specific committees c. Line-item veto for appropriations bills d. Appoint the committees of the Senate 3. The Texas Constitution requires how many readings of a bill in the legislature? a. One b. Two c. Three d. Four 4. What happens to a bill after the committee reports the bill unfavorably? a. The bill dies but can be revived. b. The bill is put up for a vote. c. The bill dies permanently. d. None of the above. 5. How often does the Texas legislature convene in regular session? a. Every year b. Every two years c. At the discretion of the governor d. At the discretion of the Lieutenant Governor 6. Of the choices below, which best describes the term “gerrymandering”? a.
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