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5 Matching questions

  1. Bill
  2. Quorum Call
  3. Line Item Veto
  4. Discharge Petition
  5. Rider
  1. a Pres cannot veto parts of the bill
  2. b delaying tactic
  3. c bill has to be in House Proper Committee for 30 days, and get a majority of 218 signatures in order for it to pass through
  4. d only in Senate, amendment added to a bill that has nothing to do with the bill (introduce one after the next), delay tactic
  5. e proposed new law, anyone can write it but only a Congressman can present it

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. someone who works for a special interest group to convince/encourage Congressmen to do things in best interest of group hired by, most effective technique is personal contact
  2. passed by both House ans Senate, if signed by Pres, has force of law
  3. in House, acts as a traffic cop, decides when the bill gets passed/pigeon holed and under what conditions
  4. condition decided by Rules Committee, severely restrict or cut off debate or amendments
  5. bill that has many Riders

5 True/False questions

  1. Appropriations Billraising or sepnding of money


  2. Germane2 Congressmen on opposite sides of an issue agree not to vote


  3. Waiving Points of OrderPres cannot veto parts of the bill


  4. Open Rulescondition decided by Rules Committee, allow for debate or amendments


  5. Public Billaffect country as a whole