Congress 1. Why is Congress considered to be so inefficient? Because individual Congressmen try to gain favor from their constituency 2. What is the most important power of Congress? The power of the purse 3. How many chambers does the U.S. Congress
PLEASE PRINT LEGIBLY
GOVT 2305 DEBATE TEAMS/SUBJECTS
Should people be allowed to carry a handgun anywhere they want?
Texas Facts & Figures
Admission to Statehood: December 29, 1845
Agriculture: Cattle, cotton, dairy products, nursery stock, poultry, sorghum, corn,
Industry: Chemical products, petroleum and natural gas, food processing, electric
In congress to make laws
Most congress men is to be re elected
Signal minded of re election
1they bring home the poor project
2provide services of consult constitution
3hire staff in their home district
4they have lots of town halls to
GOVT 2305 Study Guide for Midterm #2 Chapters 5 8 + 12
Know about President Obamas Cabinet as well.
What are the three types of equality, and can you define them?
Define Civil Rights. Know what the 13th 14th & 15th Amendments did.
Which was the only South
February 27, 2017
Make America Great Again
It has been a month since Donald Trump has been elected
president. Many Americans are full of excitement or;
shameful for our country. I am more neutral of our new
president; I neither like
Chapter 5 Civil Rights, Equality & Social Movements
Integration of gender and race into public institutions has always
been an uphill battle. Autherine Lucy to Univ. of Alabama in 1955
and Shannon Faulkner to The Citadel in 1995. Both examples of
Chapter 12 - The Presidency
Most feared position in government, since so much power is
placed in the hands of one individual. Fear is a result of power,
which comes from so many people voting for ONE individual.
Although both Presidents called for war, th
1. As a southern man with Union principles, Zachary Taylor a) advocated popular sovereignty. b) wanted immediate admission of California and another free state. c) supported the extension of slavery in the West but not in the North. d) op
Why is Congress the first branch of government? A. because the Constitution has made it the most important branch B. because it can declare war C. because there was a Congress in the Articles of Confederation as well as the Constitution D
Chapter 13 What is one of the problems that occurs because the president has a national constituency? The presidency must respond to the voters before they can address their responsibilities to Congress. The voters hold presidents responsible for man
Review for Exam 1
1) Elections in the United States are A) a poor reflection of how the people feel about an issue. B) the political parties' way to take over America. C) far and few between compared to other countries. D) more important today than
Where Does America Stand in the World?
Most Billionaires 615 (2015) owning 34% of worlds wealth!
Most Medals at 2008 Summer Games 110 medals
Most Medals at 2010 Winter Games 37 medals
Most Medals at 2012 Summer Games 104 medals (Gold too)
Most Nobel prize