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February 21st 1 st Midterm e Mean 80, Median 82 e Next exams are NOT cumulative e Please come to office hours or set up an appointment if you’d like to discuss. Part Two: Institutions of Government e Congress
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Congress: How is Congress organized? Is it easy to pass legislation? Why is Congress so unpopular? e If this is true, why are re-election rates so high?
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Congress Founders believed that the bulk of national  government power should be in the hands of the  legislature. The Basics Article I  of the Constitution deals with the powers,  structure and operation of the Congress. Bicameralism : Containing two chambers
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Differences between the House and the Senate? House Senate   local districts   statewide districts   2 year terms 6 year terms (1/3 of Senate up for reelection in any  given election)   may impeach federal officials  may convict federal officials  of impeachable offenses   435 voting members
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