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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Executive Session/Markups
  2. Appropriations Bill
  3. "Christmas Tree" Bill
  4. Private Bill
  5. Union Calendar
  1. a bill that has many Riders
  2. b raising or sepnding of money
  3. c House decides when bill gets passed
    all appropriation bills go here
  4. d committee has closed door meetings to finalize the version of the bill, during Committee Hearing
  5. e affect a single person or group

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. can't be touched
  2. passed by both House ans Senate, if signed by Pres, has force of law
  3. passed by either House or Senate
  4. 2 Congressmen on opposite sides of an issue agree not to vote
  5. statement of opinion passed by legislative body

5 True/False questions

  1. Strom Thurmond1957, spoke the longest ever in the Senate, 24 hours and 13 min


  2. Pocket VetoPres does nothing with the bill when sent to him, the Houses don't stay in session, killing the bill


  3. Quorum Calldelaying tactic


  4. Arranging a Conferencein House, acts as a traffic cop, decides when the bill gets passed/pigeon holed and under what conditions


  5. Clotureway to end a filibuster, need 16 Senators to sign petition to bring it to a vote, 60 Senators required for vote win, if happens, each Senator can talk for one hour each


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