Checks and Balances

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Set with the powers of the 3 branches of the government. It's best to study with this using the Space Race game thing!

President

Main part of the Executive Branch

Supreme Court

Main part of the Judicial Branch

Congress

Main part of the Legislative Branch

Executive

Has power to execute laws

Legislative

Has "Power of the Purse"

Legislative

Has power to make laws

Judicial

Has power to interpret laws

Executive

Has power to appoint Commander in Chief of the army and navy

Executive

Has veto power

Legislative

Has impeachment power

Legislative

Has power to raise and support army and navy

Judicial Review

Term of the power of the Judicial Branch that allows it to determine whether laws are constitutional or unconstitutional

Executive

Has power to make treaties

Executive

Has power to appoint judges, ambassadors, and other officials

Legislative

Has power to declare war

Legislative

Has power to regulate trade within states and countries

Executive

Has power to fill up vacancies in Senate

Legislative

Has power to override President's veto

Legislative

Has power to approve treaties, judges, etc.

Executive

Has power to pardon people from crimes

Executive

Has power to call Congress into a special session

Judicial

Has power to hear treason cases

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