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May 11, 2021Final Exam GVPT 100Answer all four questions. Each response should be two pages, double spaced, times newroman 12 font. A minimum of three sources need to be used for each essay.1.What is constitutional government?
an essential part of any free political system across the world. The United States Constitution isthe world’s longest surviving written charter of government, and the most commonly referenced.The positioning of Congress at the beginning of the Constitution affirms its status as the“First Branch” of the federal government, known as the Legislative Branch (Senate, 2020).Congress is composed of the House of Representatives, made up of members that are electedfor two-year terms and represent districts of equal numbers of people, and the Senate,consisting of two senators from each state who serve for six-year terms. Members are electedby voting citizens and confirmed by the President. The Legislative Branch is said to be themost powerful of the three branches since both houses of Congress have the power to makelaws, to tax, raise an army, and coin money. Most powers of government would have fallenunder the duties of Congress if it did not lack a powerful executive. Thus, the second branchof government was created, the Executive Branch, led by the President of the United States.

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