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AP Government People to Know
Senate Minority Leader
Attorney General
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
Secretary of State
Harry Reid
Loretta Lynch
John Roberts
John Kerry
Senate Minority Leader
Harry Reid
Attorney General
Loretta Lynch
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AP Government - People In Congress
Speaker of the House
Whips in the House
Majority Leader in the House
Minority Leader in the House
Leader of the House, formally elected by whole House, but act…
Important House members who serve as go-betweens in the proce…
Assists the Seaker of the House in assigning majority party m…
Leads the minority party in opposing the agenda of the majori…
Speaker of the House
Leader of the House, formally elected by whole House, but act…
Whips in the House
Important House members who serve as go-betweens in the proce…
15 terms
AP Government People 5
John Koskinen
Jason Chaffetz
Stephen Fincher
Bill Shuster
IRS Commissioner; targeted by house Republicans for impeachment
represents Utah's third district; Chairman of Government Over…
represents Tenessee's eighth district; led successful dischar…
Represents Pennsylvania's ninth District; Chairman of the Hou…
John Koskinen
IRS Commissioner; targeted by house Republicans for impeachment
Jason Chaffetz
represents Utah's third district; Chairman of Government Over…
29 terms
AP Government People to Know
Harry Reid- He is the Democratic Leade…
Mitch McConnell- Republican, Majority…
George W. Bush- He was the 43 Presiden…
John Roberts- Chief Justice of Supreme…
Harry Reid- He is the Democratic Leade…
Mitch McConnell- Republican, Majority…
29 terms
AP Government People To Know
Chief Justice John Roberts
Nancy Pelosi
John Boehner
Kevin McCarthy
Chief Supreme Court Justice, is a conservative
Democrat, house minority leader, from California.
Current speaker of the House. Republican. From Ohio.
From California, serves as US House of Representatives for Ca…
Chief Justice John Roberts
Chief Supreme Court Justice, is a conservative
Nancy Pelosi
Democrat, house minority leader, from California.
15 terms
AP Government People #7
Chris Christie
James Lankford
Tom Coburn
Sharyl Attkissan
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
Oklahoma State Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles" r…
Previously held James Lankford's Senate seat; exposed State D…
Former CBS star reporter; says FBI has lost the file that the…
Chris Christie
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
James Lankford
Oklahoma State Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles" r…
15 terms
AP Government People 8
Sloan Gibson
Leon Rodriquez
Lamar Alexander
Joseph Schwartz
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Administration; tells Ho…
Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service; refused…
Tennessee Senate Republican; authored recent changes in No Ch…
Vice-Chairman of the American Democratic Socialist Party; end…
Sloan Gibson
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Administration; tells Ho…
Leon Rodriquez
Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service; refused…
15 terms
AP Government People 7
Chris Christie
James Lankford
Tom Coburn
Sharyl Attkisson
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
Oklahoma Senate Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles"…
Previously held James Lankford's Senate seat; exposed State D…
Former CBS star reporter; says FBI has lost file it kept on her
Chris Christie
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
James Lankford
Oklahoma Senate Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles"…
15 terms
AP Government People #8
Sloan Gibson
Leon Rodriguez
Lamar Alexander
Joseph Schwartz
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Administration; tells Ho…
Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Service; refused t…
Tennessee Senate Republican; authored recent changes in No Ch…
Vice-Chairman of the American Democratic Socialist Party; end…
Sloan Gibson
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Administration; tells Ho…
Leon Rodriguez
Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Service; refused t…
21 terms
AP Government Key People
President
Vice President
Speaker of the House
President Pro Tempore of the Senate
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Boehner
Orrin Hatch
President
Barack Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
15 terms
AP Government People 3
Tom Price
Patty Murray
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Chuck Grassley
Northern suburbs of Atlanta; Chairman of House Budget Committ…
Chairwoman of Democratic Minority Conference Committee; fourt…
Supreme Court Justice; says retirement during this Senate is…
Iowa Republican Senator; Chairman of Senate Judiciary Committ…
Tom Price
Northern suburbs of Atlanta; Chairman of House Budget Committ…
Patty Murray
Chairwoman of Democratic Minority Conference Committee; fourt…
16 terms
AP comparative government people
Tony Blair
Thomas Hobbes
Nicholas II
Gordon Brown
labour prime minister for three terms, mocked as Bush's poodle
lived through English Civil War. opposed the upheavals bc it…
tsar of Russia. decreed reforms: freedom of speech, press, as…
incumbent labour prime minister who lost the 2010 general ele…
Tony Blair
labour prime minister for three terms, mocked as Bush's poodle
Thomas Hobbes
lived through English Civil War. opposed the upheavals bc it…
15 terms
AP Government People 7
Chris Christie
James Lankford
Tom Coburn
Sharyl Attkinsson
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
Oklahoma Senate Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles"…
Previously held James Lankford's Senate seat; exposed State D…
Former CBS Star reporter; says FBI has lost file it kept on h…
Chris Christie
New Jersey Governor; receives presidential endorsement of New…
James Lankford
Oklahoma Senate Republican; releases first "Federal Fumbles"…
15 terms
AP Government People 4
Tulsi Gabbard
Debbie Wasserman
Marsha Blackburn
Martin O'Malley
Represents Hawaii's Second Congressional District; Democratic…
Represents Florida's 23rd District; DNC Chairwoman.
Represents Tennessee's 7th District; being considered as poss…
Former Governor of Maryland; long shot candidate for 2016 Dem…
Tulsi Gabbard
Represents Hawaii's Second Congressional District; Democratic…
Debbie Wasserman
Represents Florida's 23rd District; DNC Chairwoman.
30 terms
AP Government People #10
Barbara Boxer
Barbara Boxer
Gavin Newsom
Gavin Newsom
California senator since 1993
announces retirement in 2016
former mayor of San Francisco
leading candidate to replace Boxer
Barbara Boxer
California senator since 1993
Barbara Boxer
announces retirement in 2016
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Government By The People: Chapter 1 and 2 - Norris AP
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Direct Primary
Initiative
Government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
An election in which voters choose party nominees.
A procedure whereby a certain number of votes may, by petitio…
Democracy
Government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
Direct Democracy
Government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
9 terms
AP Government - People In Congress
Speaker of the House
Whips in the House
Majority Leader in the House
Minority Leader in the House
Leader of the House, formally elected by whole House, but act…
Important House members who serve as go-betweens in the proce…
Assists the Seaker of the House in assigning majority party m…
Leads the minority party in opposing the agenda of the majori…
Speaker of the House
Leader of the House, formally elected by whole House, but act…
Whips in the House
Important House members who serve as go-betweens in the proce…
23 terms
Government by the People AP chapter 7
Party-Independent expenditures
Party identification
party registration
National party convention
Spending by political party committees that is independent of…
An informal and subjective affiliation with a political party…
The act of declaring party affiliation required by some state…
a national meeting of delegates elected in the primaries, cau…
Party-Independent expenditures
Spending by political party committees that is independent of…
Party identification
An informal and subjective affiliation with a political party…
15 terms
AP Government People 5
John Koskinen
Jason Caheffetz
Stephen Fincher
Bill Shuster
IRS Commissioner; targeted by House Republicans for impeachme…
Represents Utah's Third District; Chairman of Government Over…
Represents Tennessee's Eight District; led successful dischar…
Represents Pennsylvania's 9th District; Chairman of the House…
John Koskinen
IRS Commissioner; targeted by House Republicans for impeachme…
Jason Caheffetz
Represents Utah's Third District; Chairman of Government Over…
15 terms
AP Government People 6
Jeff Miller
Beth Cobert
Lindsay Miller
Joni Ernst
Represents Florida's First District; Chairman of House Vetera…
Former Deputy Director of Office of Management & Budget (OMB)…
Pastafarian; wins right to wear colander on head in driver's…
Iowa Senate Republican; Agriculture Committee Subcommittee Ch…
Jeff Miller
Represents Florida's First District; Chairman of House Vetera…
Beth Cobert
Former Deputy Director of Office of Management & Budget (OMB)…
15 terms
AP Government People 9
Sean McGarvey
Greg Abbots
Media Benjamin
Samuel Alito
President of the North American Building Trades Unions; prote…
Governor of Texas; suggests states should hold their own Arti…
Founder of racial interest interest group Code Pink; serves a…
Supreme Court Justice; wrote dissenting opinion in 8-1 SC rev…
Sean McGarvey
President of the North American Building Trades Unions; prote…
Greg Abbots
Governor of Texas; suggests states should hold their own Arti…
15 terms
AP Government People 2
Mitch McConnell
Hal Rogers
Eric Fanning
Paul Ryan
Kentucky Senate Republican; Senate Majority Leader
Kentucky House Republican; House Appropriations Committee Cha…
Nominated to the next Secretary of the Army; would be first g…
Wisconsin House Republican; Chairman of House Ways and Means…
Mitch McConnell
Kentucky Senate Republican; Senate Majority Leader
Hal Rogers
Kentucky House Republican; House Appropriations Committee Cha…
13 terms
AP Government Test: People
Chief of Staff
Press Secretary
OMB Director
Secretary of State
McDonough
Earnest
Donovan
Kerry
Chief of Staff
McDonough
Press Secretary
Earnest
8 terms
Government Midterm AP people
James Madison
Patrick Henry
Aristotle
Schumpter
Proposed that government should have the power to tax, but th…
A critic of the constitution and Madison's ideas; he argued t…
Supported direct democracy.
Defined representative democracy as, "The democratic method i…
James Madison
Proposed that government should have the power to tax, but th…
Patrick Henry
A critic of the constitution and Madison's ideas; he argued t…
28 terms
AP Government | Government by the People | Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Referendum
Initiative Petition
Suffrage
Political Efficacy
A state-level method of direct legislation that gives voters…
A process permitted in some states whereby voters may put pro…
The legal right to vote, extended to African Americans by the…
The belief that one's political participation really matters-…
Referendum
A state-level method of direct legislation that gives voters…
Initiative Petition
A process permitted in some states whereby voters may put pro…
27 terms
AP Government - Current Events People
Harry Reid
Mitch McConnell
George W. Bush
Chief Justice John Roberts
A member of the Democratic Party. Currently sitting as Senato…
A member of the Republican Party. Currently sitting as the Se…
A member of the Republican Party. Sat at the 43rd President o…
A member of the Republican Party. Currently sitting as the Ch…
Harry Reid
A member of the Democratic Party. Currently sitting as Senato…
Mitch McConnell
A member of the Republican Party. Currently sitting as the Se…
15 terms
AP GOV-INTRODUCTION: GOVERNMENT BY THE PEOPLE
What is the Mayflower Compact?
What is individualism?
What is popular sovereignty?
What is equality of opportunity?
A governing document created by the members of the Mayflower…
The moral, political, and ethical philosophy of life that emp…
The belief that the authority and legitimacy of government is…
All the individuals, regardless of race, gender, or circumsta…
What is the Mayflower Compact?
A governing document created by the members of the Mayflower…
What is individualism?
The moral, political, and ethical philosophy of life that emp…
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AP Government People Quiz 3
Sylvia Burwell
Tom Cole
Lamar Alexander
Chuck Grassley
Secretary of Health and Human Services; responsible for Socia…
Chairman of House Appropriations Health and Labor subcommitte…
Chairman of the Senate HELP committee; served as Secretary of…
Iowa Republican Senator; Chairman of Senate Judiciary Committ…
Sylvia Burwell
Secretary of Health and Human Services; responsible for Socia…
Tom Cole
Chairman of House Appropriations Health and Labor subcommitte…
95 terms
AP US Government - People and Politics
Almost all definitions of political pa…
American political parties tend to tak…
In blanket primaries,
Party realignments in the United States
Parties try to win elections
because most of the American electorate are centrist (moderat…
voters may vote for candidates from either party; select for…
a rare events in the United States usually associated with a…
Almost all definitions of political pa…
Parties try to win elections
American political parties tend to tak…
because most of the American electorate are centrist (moderat…
15 terms
AP Government People 11/15
Donna Brazile
Reince Preibus
Nicholas Sarwark
Jill Stein
Chair of the Democratic National Committee; implicated by Wik…
Chair of the Republican National Committee; claims that Michi…
Chair of the Libertarian Party; got party on ballot in all 50…
2016 Green Party candidate for President; party has seven co-…
Donna Brazile
Chair of the Democratic National Committee; implicated by Wik…
Reince Preibus
Chair of the Republican National Committee; claims that Michi…
9 terms
AP Government | Government by the People | Chapter 20 Vocabulary
entitlements
means-tested entitlements
public assistance
social insurance
programs such as unemployment insurance, disaster relief, or…
programs such as Medicaid and welfare under which applicants…
aid to the poor; "welfare"
programs in which eligibility is based on prior contributions…
entitlements
programs such as unemployment insurance, disaster relief, or…
means-tested entitlements
programs such as Medicaid and welfare under which applicants…
36 terms
AP Government | Government by the People | Chapter 19 Vocabulary
fiscal policy
monetary policy
inflation
tariff
government policy that attempts to manage the economy by cont…
government policy that attempts to manage the economy by cont…
a rise in the general price level (and decrease in dollar val…
tax levied on imports to help protect a nation's industries,…
fiscal policy
government policy that attempts to manage the economy by cont…
monetary policy
government policy that attempts to manage the economy by cont…
15 terms
AP Government: Week 3 People
Tom Price
Patty Murray
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Chuck Grassley
Represents northern suburbs of Atlanta; Chairman of the House…
Chairwoman of the Democratic Minority Conference Committee; 4…
Supreme Court Justice; says retirement during the Senate is i…
Iwoa Republican Senator; Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Com…
Tom Price
Represents northern suburbs of Atlanta; Chairman of the House…
Patty Murray
Chairwoman of the Democratic Minority Conference Committee; 4…
15 terms
AP Government People Quiz 2
Hal Rogers
Kevin Brady
Pete Sessions
Thad Cochran
House Appropriations Committee Chairman; controls House commi…
Chairman of House Ways and Means Committee; in charge of Hous…
Chairman of the House Rules Committee; works with speaker to…
Senate Appropriations Committee Chair; has to wait for and re…
Hal Rogers
House Appropriations Committee Chairman; controls House commi…
Kevin Brady
Chairman of House Ways and Means Committee; in charge of Hous…
11 terms
AP Comparative Government Russia People
Vladimir Lenin
Josef Stalin
Leon Trotsky
Nikita Krushchev
Founded the Communist Party in Russia and set up the world's…
Succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a…
Founder and leader of Red Army, good friend of Lenin. Expelle…
Close advisor of Stalin, major contributer to the de-Staliniz…
Vladimir Lenin
Founded the Communist Party in Russia and set up the world's…
Josef Stalin
Succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a…
7 terms
AP Government | Government by the People | Chapter 10 Vocabulary
Mass Media
News Media
Issue Advocacy
Political Socialization
Means of communication that are reaching the public, includin…
Media that emphasize the news
Promoting a particular position or an issue by interest group…
The process by which we develop our political attitudes, valu…
Mass Media
Means of communication that are reaching the public, includin…
News Media
Media that emphasize the news
11 terms
AP Gov - Introduction: Government by the People
Mayflower Compact
Individualism
Popular sovereignty
Equality of opportunity
A governing document created by the members of the Mayflower…
The moral, political, and ethical philosophy of life that emp…
The belief that the authority and legitimacy of government is…
All individuals, regardless of race, gender, or circumstance,…
Mayflower Compact
A governing document created by the members of the Mayflower…
Individualism
The moral, political, and ethical philosophy of life that emp…
33 terms
AP*Government By the People(Magleby)~ Ch.1
democracy
direct democracy
direct primary
initiative
government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
an election in which voters choose party nominees.
a procedure whereby a certain number of voters may, by petiti…
democracy
government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
direct democracy
government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
18 terms
AP*Government By the People(Magleby)~ Ch.2
natural law
separation of powers
checks and balances
autocracy
God's or nature's law that defines right from wrong and is hi…
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
A constitutional grant of powers that enables each of the tre…
A type of government in which one person with unlimited power…
natural law
God's or nature's law that defines right from wrong and is hi…
separation of powers
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
21 terms
AP Comparative Government Nigeria People
First Republic
Second Republic
Third Republic
Fourth Republic
1963-66
1979-83
1993
1999-present
First Republic
1963-66
Second Republic
1979-83
102 terms
AP Government Vocab People and Politics
1. Public opinion
2. Demography
3. Census
4. Melting pot
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
the science of population changes.
An "actual enumeration" of the population, which the constitu…
A term often used to characterize the United States, with its…
1. Public opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
2. Demography
the science of population changes.
14 terms
AP Government by the people Chapter 4 vocab
Political Culture
Suffrage
Social captial
Natural rights
Shared beliefs on how citizen relate to government
The right to vote
Democratic habits of discussion, compromise, and respect for…
The rights of all people to dignity and worth. Human rights
Political Culture
Shared beliefs on how citizen relate to government
Suffrage
The right to vote
9 terms
AP Government and Politics - Important People
President
Vice President
Speaker of House
Chief Justice
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Boehner
John Roberts
President
Barack Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
15 terms
AP Government People Quiz 6
General Michael Flynn
Michael Pompeo
Lindsay Miller
Tim Ryan
Nominated to be National Security Advisor; will not need Sena…
Nominated to be CIA Director; will need Senate approval.
Pastafarian; wins right to wear colander on head in driver's…
Challenging Nancy Pelosi for House Minority Leader slot; says…
General Michael Flynn
Nominated to be National Security Advisor; will not need Sena…
Michael Pompeo
Nominated to be CIA Director; will need Senate approval.
20 terms
AP Government and Politics -- Important People
President
Vice President
Secretary of State
Secretary of Treasury
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Kerry
Jack Lew
President
Barack Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
61 terms
AP gov UNIT 1 (government by the people)
Pluralist theory
Hyper pluralist theory
Elite theory
Bureaucratic theory
Interest groups compete in political arena for control over p…
So many groups within a democratic government are competing t…
Small groups of powerful elite form an upper class that contr…
Government is in the hands of small groups of bureaucrats who…
Pluralist theory
Interest groups compete in political arena for control over p…
Hyper pluralist theory
So many groups within a democratic government are competing t…
7 terms
AP*Government By the People(Magleby)~ Ch.9
mass media
news media
24/7 news cycle
political socialization
Means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
Media that emphasize the news.
News is now constantly updated and presented via Internet sit…
The process by which we develop our political attitudes, valu…
mass media
Means of communication that reach the public, including newsp…
news media
Media that emphasize the news.
29 terms
AP*Government By the People(Magl by)~Ch.11
parliamentary government
Electoral College
presidential ticket
vesting clause
A form of government in which the chief executive is the lead…
The electoral system used in electing the president and vice…
The joint listing of the presidential and vice presidential c…
The president's constitutional authority to control most exec…
parliamentary government
A form of government in which the chief executive is the lead…
Electoral College
The electoral system used in electing the president and vice…
15 terms
AP Government People Quiz 5
Donna Brazile
Reince Priebus
Nicholas Sarwick
Jill Stein
Chair of the Democratic National Committee; implicated by Wik…
Chair of the Republican National Committee; claims that Michi…
Chair of the Libertarian Party; got party on ballot in all fi…
2016 Green Party candidate for President; party has seven co-…
Donna Brazile
Chair of the Democratic National Committee; implicated by Wik…
Reince Priebus
Chair of the Republican National Committee; claims that Michi…
30 terms
AP Government People Quiz 3
Sylvia Burwell
Sylvia Burwell
Tom Cole
Tom Cole
Secretary of Health and Human Services
Responsible for Social Security and Medicare implementation.
Chairman of House Appropriations Health and Labor subcommittee
Deputy House Whip.
Sylvia Burwell
Secretary of Health and Human Services
Sylvia Burwell
Responsible for Social Security and Medicare implementation.
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