Terms in this set (22)
List the six goal listed in the preamble
1. create a federal system of government
2. create a federal count system
3. allow for local government
4. create a military
5. protest out individual freedom
6. protect the government now and into the future.
congress shall consist of two houses those being
2. House of Reps.
the house of reps: members are elected every
the house of reps:
age: 25 years
years citizen: 7 years
residency: must live in the state running for (district)
house of reps: representation in the house is based on the ........ and that is taken every
0 years affect after 2 years
house of reps: how is a member of the house replaced if a member leaves early
one year rule: more then year = election; less does not happen
who is the presiding officer of the house of reps........ who is he......
speak of the house
impeachment. The house has sole power of what in an impeachment case ....... & .......
ans is there a chase or not
who can be impeached
president, vice president, all federal judges and federal staff
how many senate per state?
how long is there term?
what percent of the senate is elected every 2 years
who replaces a senator when they leave office
Qualifications for Senate
must live in the state
who is the president of the senate ................ and when does s/he vote .......................
who runs the senate when the president of the senate is not there
impeachment: the senate has sole power of
in a preachment case who chairs all impeachment hearing
chief justice of the supreme court
what percentage of vote is needed to impeachment someone
2/3 of the members
what punishment can the senate give to someone they impeach
removal from office
can impeached office hold any office of public trust
who sets the elections for federal elections
how many times minimally does congress have to meet and when is the date set?
they must meet once a year on January 3rd