How many constitutions has Illinois had?
the environment, education, and local government
What topics are dealt with in the Illinois Constitution and not in the U.S. Constitution?
they are voted on by the people
How are amendments approved in Illinois?
cities and counties
What does Home Rule deal with?
What year was the House of Representative cut, and to what number was it cut?
Who elects all top governmental officers in the Executive Branch
The Judicial Inquiry Board
Who checks on all judges?
The present constitution was approved in what year?
59 State Senators
How many state senators does Illinois have?
On their own record
How may judges run for re-election?
A Representative Government
What kind of government does Illinois have?
What is the constitution divided into?
The state Legislature
Who makes laws that only apply to the state of Illinois?
How are representatives chosen?
The 3 Branches of Government
What does the Constitution describe?
The General Assembly
What is the legislature called?
The Bill of Rights
Article 1 holds what?
Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, Comptroller, Treasurer
Memorize the 6 Executive officers of the state of Illinois