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legislative branch

evaluating bills prior to passing them along for floor debate is the responsibility of the _________

senate majority leader

congressmen conduct most legislative work in thier _______


this is used by members of congress to check various agencies of the executive branch

over sight function

member of congress who votes based on their political parties beleifs


meeting of congress called by the president to deal with pressing matters

special session

member of congress votes on his constituents


districts redrawn in advantage to a political party

Gerry wandering

all states seats filled from the states as a whole


member of congress votes on issues combining the merits of the order, their constituents beliefs, and their respective parties beliefs


member of congress votes on the merits of the issue


qualification for house

25+ years old
live in state rep.
7+year citizen

qualifications for senate

30+years old
live in state rep.
9+year citizen

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