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Chapter 11 Vocab AP Gov
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a list of potential policy ideas, bills, or plans to improve society
Certificates of debt that carry a promise to buy back the bonds at a higher price
The interest rate on the loans that the Fed makes to banks
Policies for which Congress has obligated itself to pay X level of benefits to Y number of recipients. Social Security benefits are an example.
Federal Reserve Board
A seven-member board that sets member banks reserve requirements, controls the discount rate, and makes other economic decisions.
Government policy that attempts to manage the economy by controlling taxing and spending.
proportional tax on individual income after a specified threshold has been reached
Actions or processes that involve the entire world and result in making something worldwide in scope.
A general and progressive increase in prices
Internal Revenue Service(IRS)
The branch of the U.S. Treasury Department in charge of collecting taxes
Required govt spending by permanent laws
an income qualification program that determines whether one is eligible for benefits under government programs reserved for lower-income groups
A federal and state assistance program that pays for health care services for people who cannot afford them.
A federal program of health insurance for persons 65 years of age and older
Government policy that attempts to manage the economy by controlling the money supply and thus interest rates.
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