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AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1951, this amendment permits the vice president to…
Twenty-second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
37 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
party polarization
bicameral legislature
filibuster
marginal districts
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators oppose a…
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
an attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
party polarization
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators oppose a…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
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Chapter 13 AP Government
Articles of impeachment
Balanced Ticket
Cabinet
Chief of staff
Charges against the president during an impeachment.
The selection of a running mate who brings diversity of ideol…
The group of experts chosen by the president to serve as advi…
Among the most important staff members of the White House Off…
Articles of impeachment
Charges against the president during an impeachment.
Balanced Ticket
The selection of a running mate who brings diversity of ideol…
AP Government Chapter 13
Conventional political participation
Unconventional political participation
Turnout
Ticket-splitting
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
The proportion of the voting-age public that votes
Voting for candidates of different parties for various office…
Conventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Unconventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
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Chapter 13-AP Government
According to James Madison, which part…
Session
term
Congressional reappointment
legislative branch
period of time when a Congress meets and conducts their busin…
period of time when a Congressman is in power
the redistribution of seats in the House based on information…
According to James Madison, which part…
legislative branch
Session
period of time when a Congress meets and conducts their busin…
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AP Government - Chapter 13 Vocabulary (Meeks)
Cabinet
Chief Diplomat
Chief Executive
Chief Legislature
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
The role of the president as head of executive branch of the…
The role of the president in the making of the laws.
Cabinet
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
Chief Diplomat
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
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AP Government Chapter 13 Terms
bicameral legislature
caucus
Cloture rule
Concurrent resolution
Congressional legislature made up of two parts
a meeting
a rule used by the senate to end/limit debate on a bill
opinion without law requiring approval of house and senate, b…
bicameral legislature
Congressional legislature made up of two parts
caucus
a meeting
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AP Government: Chapter 13 (The Presidency)
22nd Amendment
Impeachment
House of Representatives
Watergate
Passed in 1951; amendment that limits presidents to two terms…
Political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, prescr…
The _________ ___ __________ may impeach a president by a maj…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
22nd Amendment
Passed in 1951; amendment that limits presidents to two terms…
Impeachment
Political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, prescr…
30 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocab
22nd amendment
25th amendment
cabinet
cold war
passed in 1951, limits the president to two terms in office
19767, permits the VP to become acting president if both the…
a group of presidential advisers bot mentioned in the constit…
war by other than military means usually emphasizing ideologi…
22nd amendment
passed in 1951, limits the president to two terms in office
25th amendment
19767, permits the VP to become acting president if both the…
14 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth Amendment
limits presidents to two terms of office.
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
permits the vice president to become acting president if cabi…
Twenty-second Amendment
limits presidents to two terms of office.
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
14 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1967, this amendment permits the vice president to…
Twenty-second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
14 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty-Second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-Fifth Amendment
passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
the political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
the events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the democrat…
passed in 1967, this amendment permits the VP to become actin…
Twenty-Second Amendment
passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
impeachment
the political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
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AP Government-Chapter 13
Interest Groups
Free Riding
Lobbying
Insider Strategies
Testify, sponsor advertising, lobby federal agencies, make up…
Enjoying the benefits while letting others cover the cost
An attempt to influence a policy process through persuasion o…
Gaining access to key decision makers, using the courts ad in…
Interest Groups
Testify, sponsor advertising, lobby federal agencies, make up…
Free Riding
Enjoying the benefits while letting others cover the cost
21 terms
AP Government: Chapter 13
nomination campaign
general election campaign
campaign manager
finance chair
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
the individual who travels with the candidate and coordinates…
the individual who coordinates the financial business of the…
nomination campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
general election campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
21 terms
AP Government - Chapter 13
bureaucracy
civil servants
political appointees
regulation
the system of civil servants and political appointees who imp…
employees of bureaucratic agencies within the government
people selected by an elected leader, such as the president,…
a rule that allows the government to exercise control over in…
bureaucracy
the system of civil servants and political appointees who imp…
civil servants
employees of bureaucratic agencies within the government
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
budget
deficit
expenditures
revenues
a policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
the excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues
government spending; major areas are social services and nati…
the financial resources of the government. The individual tax…
budget
a policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
deficit
the excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues
35 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
bicameral legislature
closed rules
cloture
Congressional caucus
a law making body made of two houses
an order from the House Rules Committee that sets a time limi…
present only in the Senate, (signed by at least 16 senators)…
a group of members of the United States Congress that meets t…
bicameral legislature
a law making body made of two houses
closed rules
an order from the House Rules Committee that sets a time limi…
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AP government chapter 13 Vocabulary
Buracracy
Spoils system
Lassiez- Faire
Discretionary- authority
A large complex organization composed of appointed officials.…
Another phrase for a political patronage- that is, the practi…
An economic theory that the government should not regulate or…
The extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose courses…
Buracracy
A large complex organization composed of appointed officials.…
Spoils system
Another phrase for a political patronage- that is, the practi…
21 terms
Ap government Chapter 13
budget
deficit
expenditures
revenues
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues
Government spending. Major areas of federal spending are soci…
The financial resources of the government. The individual inc…
budget
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues
14 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty Second Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
Twenty Fifth Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break in at the democrat…
Passed in 1951, this amendment permits the vice president to…
Twenty Second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
Impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
22 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Expenditures
Revenues
Income Tax
Tax Expenditures
Federal spending of revenues. Major areas such as spending ar…
The financial resources of the federal government. The indivi…
Shares of individual wages and corporate revenues collected b…
Revenue losses that result from special exemptions, exclusion…
Expenditures
Federal spending of revenues. Major areas such as spending ar…
Revenues
The financial resources of the federal government. The indivi…
27 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocab
22nd Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
25th Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1967, this amendment permits the vice president to…
22nd Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
Impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
29 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Franking privelege
Divided government
Unified government
Coalition
Not having to pay for postage
Either the senate, house, or the president is a different pol…
The senate, house, and congress are all the same political pa…
a temporary alliance of political parties
Franking privelege
Not having to pay for postage
Divided government
Either the senate, house, or the president is a different pol…
35 terms
AP Government: Chapter 13
ad hoc structure
budget reform act of 1974
cabinet
circular structure
a method in which the president organizes his personal staff…
a congressional effort to control presidential impoundments.…
the heads of the 14 major executive departments who meet to d…
a method in which the president organizes his personal staff…
ad hoc structure
a method in which the president organizes his personal staff…
budget reform act of 1974
a congressional effort to control presidential impoundments.…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
electorate
mandate
primary election
closed primary
the citizens eligible to vote
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
election in which voters decide which of the candidates withi…
a primary election in which only a party's registered voters…
electorate
the citizens eligible to vote
mandate
a command, indicated by an electorate's votes, for the electe…
36 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Presidential Veto
Pocket Veto
Sources of presidential strength
Party
a president's authority to reject a bill passed by Congress;…
A special veto exercised by the chief executive after a legis…
from their Party, from Popular mobilization, from their Admin…
When the president's party controls Congress and they share p…
Presidential Veto
a president's authority to reject a bill passed by Congress;…
Pocket Veto
A special veto exercised by the chief executive after a legis…
27 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
judicial review
adversary system
criminal law
civil law
o The power of the court to determine whether a law or govern…
o A judicial system in which the court of law I a neutral are…
o A judicial system in which the court of law I a neutral are…
o A law that governs relationships between individuals and de…
judicial review
o The power of the court to determine whether a law or govern…
adversary system
o A judicial system in which the court of law I a neutral are…
22 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Budget
Deficit
Expenditures
Revenues
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
Federal spending of revenues. Major areas such as spending ar…
The financial resources of the federal government. The indivi…
Budget
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
Deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
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AP Government Chapter 13
Nomination Campaign
General Election Campaign
Finance Chair
Communications Director
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
The individual who coordinates the financial business of the…
The person who develops the overall media strategy for the ca…
Nomination Campaign
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
General Election Campaign
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
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AP Government Chapter 13
Nomination Campaign
General Election Campaign
Communications Director
Press Secretary
Political campaign aimed at winning a primary election
Political campaign aimed at winning election to office
Organizes the overall media strategy for a candidate
Individual who interacts and communicates with the media
Nomination Campaign
Political campaign aimed at winning a primary election
General Election Campaign
Political campaign aimed at winning election to office
45 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
majority leader
select committees
franking privilege
caucus (congressional)
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
The ability of members of Congress to mail letters to their c…
An association of members of Congress created to advocate a p…
majority leader
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
select committees
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
34 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
majority leader
select committees
franking privilege
roll call vote
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
The ability of members of Congress to mail letters to their c…
A congressional voting procedure that consists of members ans…
majority leader
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
select committees
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
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AP Government Chapter 13 Terms
Annual Authorization
Appropriation
Authorization Legislation
Bureaucratic Imperialism
Monies that are budgeted on a yearly basis; for example Congr…
A legislative grant of money to finance a government program.
Legislative permission to begin or continue a government prog…
Refers to the tendency of agencies to grow without regard to…
Annual Authorization
Monies that are budgeted on a yearly basis; for example Congr…
Appropriation
A legislative grant of money to finance a government program.
37 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
partisan polarization
bicameral legislature
filibuster
marginal districts
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators oppose a…
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
an attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
partisan polarization
a vote in which a majority of Democratic legislators oppose a…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
14 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
The events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1967, this amendment permits the vice president to…
Twenty-second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
22 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Budget
Deficit
Expenditures
Revenues
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
Federal spending of revenues. Major areas such as spending ar…
The financial resources of the federal government. The indivi…
Budget
A policy document allocating burdens (taxes) and benefits (ex…
Deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
nomination campaign
general election campaign
campaign manager
finance chair
Phase a political campaign aimed at winning a primary election.
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
The individual who travels with the candidate and coordinates…
The individual who coordinates the financial business of the…
nomination campaign
Phase a political campaign aimed at winning a primary election.
general election campaign
Phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Factions
Interest Groups
Political Action Committees (PACS)
Lobbying
A group of citizens united by some common passion or interest…
An organization of individuals who share a common political g…
The fundraising arms of interest groups
Interest group activities aimed at persuading policymakers to…
Factions
A group of citizens united by some common passion or interest…
Interest Groups
An organization of individuals who share a common political g…
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Chapter 13 AP Government
Income Tax
Deficit
Revenues
Expenditures
Type of tax that takes a portion (10-35%) of an individuals w…
Type of budget in which expenditures are more than revenues.…
Gov. income. Biggest examples of income for the gov. are pers…
Gov. spending. The biggest examples here are social services…
Income Tax
Type of tax that takes a portion (10-35%) of an individuals w…
Deficit
Type of budget in which expenditures are more than revenues.…
14 terms
AP Government: Chapter 13 Vocab
22nd Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
25th Amendment
Passed in 1951, limits president to two terms
The political equivalent of an indictment for removing a disc…
A political scandal involving President Nixon's abuse of his…
Succession of offices as the president
22nd Amendment
Passed in 1951, limits president to two terms
Impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment for removing a disc…
49 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 vocabulary
Attitudinal view
Bicameral legislature
Caucus
Christmas tree Bill
Explanation of congressional voting which emphasizes the impa…
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
An association of members of congress created to advocate a p…
Hey Bill that has many riders
Attitudinal view
Explanation of congressional voting which emphasizes the impa…
Bicameral legislature
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
31 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocabulary
Conventional political participation
Unconventional political participation
Turnout
Ticket-splitting
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
The proportion of the voting-age public that votes
Voting for candidates of different parties for various office…
Conventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
Unconventional political participation
Political participation that attempts to influence the politi…
43 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
Bicameral legislature
Filibuster
Marginal districts
Safe districts
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
Political districts in which candidates elected to the House…
Districts in which incumbents win by margins of 55 percent or…
Bicameral legislature
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
Filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
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AP Government Chapter 13 Terms
Bicameral Legislature
Filibuster
Marginal Districts
Safe Districts
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
Political Districts in which candidates elected to the House…
Districts in which incumbents win by margins of 55 percent or…
Bicameral Legislature
A lawmaking body made up of two chambers or parts
Filibuster
An attempt to defeat a bill in the Senate by talking indefini…
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 13 Vocab
nomination campaign
general election campaign
campaign manager
finance chair
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
the individual who travels with the candidate and coordinates…
the individual who coordinates the financial business of the…
nomination campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning a primary elec…
general election campaign
phase of a political campaign aimed at winning election to of…
24 terms
ap government chapter 13 vocab.
cabinet
chief diplomat
chief executive
chief legislator
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Decides how the laws of the US are to be enforced and choosin…
The role of the president in influencing the making of laws.
cabinet
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
chief diplomat
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
20 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
appropriation
bureaucracy
iron triangle
issue network
Money set aside (by the legislature) for a specific purpose.…
A system of departments and agencies formed to carry out the…
A close relationship between an agency, a congressional commi…
A policy-making alliance among loosely connected participants…
appropriation
Money set aside (by the legislature) for a specific purpose.…
bureaucracy
A system of departments and agencies formed to carry out the…
14 terms
Chapter 13- AP Government
Twenty-second Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-Fifth Amendment
passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
the political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
the events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
passed in 1951, this amendment permits the vice president to…
Twenty-second Amendment
passed in 1951, the amendment that limits presidents to two t…
Impeachment
the political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
20 terms
AP Government chapter 13
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrat
Department
Independent agency
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
A career government employee.
Usually the largest organization in government with the large…
A government entity that is independent of the legislative, e…
Bureaucracy
A form of organization that operates through impersonal, unif…
Bureaucrat
A career government employee.
45 terms
AP Government Chapter 13
majority leader
select committees
franking privilege
caucus (congressional)
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
The ability of members of Congress to mail letters to their c…
An association of members of Congress created to advocate a p…
majority leader
The legislative leader elected by party members holding the m…
select committees
Congressional committees appointed for a limited time period…
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