Midterm Study Guide for A.P. GOV: Vocab
We the people: Study Guide
Democracy: a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a
state, typically through elected representatives.
Linkage Institutions: A linkage institutio
AP GOVERNMENT VOCAB
1. Incumbents: those already holding office. In reelection, incumbents usually win.
2. Casework: activities of members of Congress that help constituents as individuals
3. Pork Barrel: list of federal projects, grants, contracts availa
A.P. Government Study guide: Executive Branch
Twenty-second Amendment: Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two terms
Impeachment: the political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, prescribed by the