All tax and spending bills must originate...
The number of electors alloted to each stat is determined by
the number of senators and representatives the state has in congress.
Today, the President's cabinet has
Which executive department was added to the presidents cabinet in 2003?
which presidents have been impeached?
andrew johnson and bill clinton
enumerated powers such as declaring war and coining money are held by
the federal government
the title given to the president before the inauguration is
the president elect
powers held by the states are called
the president can check an act of congress by
an ex post facto law
makes an act illegal after-the-fact
the writ of habeus corpus prevents
being put in jail without good reason
congress shall provide and maintain
how many senators
how many members of the house of representatives
30 years old, 9 years of citizenship
for being a senator
25 years old, 7 year citizenship
for being a representative
who can declare war?
congress must meet
every year on Jan. 3rd
vice president presides over the
who admits new states?
a bill becomes a law if..
it passes both houses w/ simple majority and is signed by the president within 10 days
president's job is to
see that laws are carried out
35 years old, 14 year citzenship
for the president
article 2 outlines
the executive branch
who are our 2 state senators?
boxer and feinstein
who has the power to make treaties?
president w/ 2/3 approval of senate