5 terms

5th SS: Ch. 8: L. 3 part 2

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Cabinet
A group of the President's most important advisers.
political party
A group that tries to elect officials who will support its policies.
checks and balances
A system that keeps each branch of government from becoming too powerful or misusing authority.
union
An alliance that works to reach common goals.
popular sovereignty
The idea that govenment gets its power from the people.