In the United States the government is the backbone

In the United States the government is the backbone - In...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
In the United States the government is the backbone, and structure of American society. The government is responsible for making the laws and creating new and more fundamental ways to boost the economy. The government acquires and allocates resources from foreign countries that will better the American way of life. The government is separated into 3 branches, the legislative, executive, and the judicial branch. The separations of powers is written into the U.S. Constitution, that authorizes each branch certain powers so that no one person or body of people are able to have absolute power, this is accomplished by checks and balances which also aid in the prevention of abuse of power by any branch, and keep democracy. Legislative Branch The legislative branch is separated into two houses in the federal government. These two houses are the Senate and the House of Representatives. Each house is responsible for different things and they work together on some occasions also this form of legislation is known as
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course ENG 202 taught by Professor Dr.ipeefreely during the Spring '11 term at Trident Technical College.

Page1 / 3

In the United States the government is the backbone - In...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online