A group of people who have been chosen by citizens to meet and solve problems.
A person who is running for office.
The leader of a town or city government.
To be free from rules of others.
Group of citizens who make the rules for the community.
A person who lives in a community.
A way to get voters to choose one candidate instead of another.
A rule that helps make a community a safe place to live.
Something someone does for someone else.
To work together to keep the community safe and peaceful.
The place where lawmakers meet to make laws for a state.
The list that shows all possible choices in an election.
A plan of government. Each state has its own constitution. The country also has a constitution. It was written sot he government would have rules.
An event in which people vote to choose leaders or vote for or against new laws.
To say what you think a group should do.
The leader of a state's government.
Three Levels of government
Federal, State, and Local
The President runs the country's federal government.
The Governor runs the state's state government.
The Mayor runs a city or town's local government.