Chapter 5 section 1

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bicameral legislature

a two-chamber legislature

session

a period of time during which a legislature meets to conduct business

census

a population count

reapportionment

the process of reassigning representation based on population, after every census

redistrict

to set up new district lines after reapportionment is complete

gerrymander

to draw a district's boundaries to gain an advantage in elections

at-large

as a whole; for example, statewide

censure

a vote of formal disapproval of a member's actions

incumbent

elected official who is already in office

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