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5 Matching Questions

  1. cloture
  2. rider
  3. Library of Congress
  4. Shaw v. Reno
  5. redistricting
  1. a NO racial gerrymandering; race cannot be the sole or predominant factor in redrawing legislative boundaries; majority-minority districts.
  2. b research center for congress
  3. c a clause that is appended to a legislative bill
  4. d The redrawing of congressional and other legislative district lines following the census, to accommodate population shifts and keep districts as equal as possible in population
  5. e a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a tactic for delaying or obstructing legislation by making long speeches
  2. government project grant that primarily benefits the home district or state
  3. the leader of the majority party who serves as the presiding officer of the House of Representatives
  4. permanently established legislative committees that consider and are responsible for legislation within a certain subject area
  5. give or assign a share of money or time to a particular person or cause

5 True/False Questions

  1. subcommitteescongressional committees appointed for a limited time and purpose

          

  2. Wayes and Means Committeepermanently established legislative committees that consider and are responsible for legislation within a certain subject area

          

  3. Majority/Minority Leadersee how people plan to vote, convince members to vote with the party, makes sure voters are present when its time to vote

          

  4. joint committeescommittees on which both senators and representatives serve

          

  5. Congressional Budget Office1

          

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