Study Guide: Public Policy and the Budget
Budget: A policy document that allocates taxes and expenditures for the government.
Deficit: This occurs when the government spends more money than it gets in revenue and
needs to borrow.
Expenditures: Anything th
Study Guide The Judicial Branch
Standing to Sue: A criterion for many courts where the plaintiff must be seriously
interested in what they are suing about if they want to challenge the law. This is measure
by seeing if the plaintiff has been harmed or wil
Chapter 1: The Constitution
Origins of the Constitution:
Period of intellectual ferment when the framers started to challenge the traditional
views of government.
These views started to become dominant at that time.