How old do you have to be to be in the House of Representatives?
You must be a citizen for ___ years to be in the House of Reps.
How many members are in the House of Reps?
How many votes are each state guaranteed in the house of reps?
How many terms are there for the House of Reps?
Can you be elected year after year to be in the House of Reps?
Elections are every ____ years for the House or Reps.
The membership in the House of Reps is based on __________
How old do you have to be to be in the Senate?
You have to be a citizen for ____ years to be in the Senate
Every state gets ____ Senators
The Senate terms are _____ years long
Can you be elected year after year in the Senate?
Elections for the Senate are every _____ years
How much of the Senate is elected every two years?
Congress must meet at least ____________ w/ more than half of the members present
once a year
Congress has the power to tax- to pay debts, pay for services used by people, and ______
defend the country
Congress has the power to regulate trade- ______________ Clause
Congress can pass laws that grant_________ & _________
copyrights and patents
Congress can declare war- _____________________ Act
Congress can create and support an army- ___________ ended in 1973
Congress cannot suspend habeas corpus unless- _______ safety or rebellion requires it
Congress cannot accept a ________, _________, or ________ from foreign countries- bribes
gift, title, or job