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House of Representatives
Legislative Body with 435 Members, the lower legislative house of the United States Congress
Checks and Balances
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other branches in order to prevent abuse of power
Checks and Balances of the Legislative Branch
Can override a veto by the President and approve who the President appoints to the Supreme Court
Executive branch member selected by President who will become President if the President dies
Branch responsible for interpreting laws and handing down judgments, Branch responsible for making sure laws are constitutional
Checks and Balances of the Judicial Branch
Checks that laws and the President's actions are constitutional
Makes up the Judicial branch, consists of 9 justices who are appointed by the president
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