American government

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continuous body

Since a few seats in Congress are up each year this type of group is know as _______

term

Congress must meet formally at least twice during each ______ to caryy out the business of lawmaking

preamble

an introduction to the rights and responsibilies of the constitution

commander in cheif

the priesident's role as the head of the armed forces

Congress

who can declare war

platform

the formal statement of a political party's basic principles

popular sovereignty

political and legislative powers resides with the citizens

presidential succession

what to do if the president leaves office, the chain of comand

checks and balance

seperation of power ...in the constitution.....one group doesn't have too much power

keynote address

the speech given by and important person in the party during the national convention

electorate

a body of qualified voters .

we the people

the power lies within the people of the united states of america

how many senate seats

100

How many in the house of represenitives

435

who sets the number of seat in the senate and house of rep

the consititution

what state has the most in the house of representives

California

Does each state have one person in the house of representives

yes

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