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Politics of the United States
Elements of Drama
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The 10th amendment to the U.S constitution created a __________ form of government (___________) in which power is shared between the ________ and ________ governments.
Even though power is divined what level of government is supreme?_______________
what is the responsibilities of the national government
1. Conduct foreign policy.
2. Regulate trade.
3. provide common defense.
what is the responsibilities of the state government
1. Public health.
2. Public safety.
3. Public welfare.
what level of government gets the power that is not given to the national government and states?__________
The Virginia ___________distribute power among the three branches of Virginia's government which are the __________,___________and____________branch.
The framers of the constitution decider to break the government into 3 pieces to ___________the power of the government.
The first step in amending the constitution of Virginia is called a___________.In this step, the change is _______________to the _____________(VA Leg).
After the proposal,the change is then _____________when the ___________in the state of Virginia vote. If it Passes,the VA Constitution has been amended!
Put on the ballot,voters
First the____________is____________to either a member of the VA senate Or House of _____________
Secondly,the bill is sent to a ____________
Third it is then____________on the floor of each ___________in the Virginia General Assembly.
Finally,it is then sent to the ___________ of Virginia who has the power to ____________the bill into law.
Governor, Sign or Veto
What is the executive leader of Virginia called?___________
Who is the executive leader of Virginia?_______________
How long does the Governor allowed to serve?_____
How is this different from the President?____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
The president can serve for consecutive terns, the VA governor cannot.
When the governor write the budget for the state of Virginia, how many years does he have to create the budget for? 2 years, what is this called? ________________
Head of VA government,Represents all Virginia.
Introduces legislation,Signs or vetoes.
Carries out the laws,Oversees the Bureaucracy.
Chief of party
Head of Political party.
In charge of the national guard,Disasters,Riots.
What are the other two elected positions in Virginia in the Executive Branch
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