Unformatted text preview: The state senate confirms appointments to governor makes in the executive branch. Reasons for adopting the 1876 Constitution was that the old Constitution was more centralized to the power of the governor. This allowed E.J.Davis to cause corruptions. Therefore, people had to vote to ratify the new Constitution. Restrictions of Texas Constitution: More detailed than U.S. Constitution Longer, less flexible Prescriptive Limits discretion of public officials Out of date Limits lawmakers to act on problems Constitutional amendments for changes...
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- Spring '10
- Separation of Powers, Lieutenant governor, Judicial Review forms, judicial Texas constitution, U.S. Constitution Longer, Prescriptive Limits discretion