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Government chapter 7
Executive Privilege
U.S vs Nixon (1974)
Presidential Succession Act (1947)
25th Amendment (1967)
an implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
ruling that president does not have absolute power of executi…
lists-in order-those in line to succeed the president. 1)VP;…
establishes procedures for filling vacancy in the Vice-Presid…
Executive Privilege
an implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
U.S vs Nixon (1974)
ruling that president does not have absolute power of executi…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocab
nomination
general election
caucus
direct primary
the naming of those who seek office
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
group of like-minded people who meet to select the candidates…
intra-party election
nomination
the naming of those who seek office
general election
regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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Government Chapter 7
Dual Court Systems
Presumed
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Court system made up of both federal and state courts
Assumed to be innocent until proven guilty
Authority to hear and decide a case-only certain cases
Authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
Dual Court Systems
Court system made up of both federal and state courts
Presumed
Assumed to be innocent until proven guilty
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Government Chapter 7
Political Party
Party Column Ballot
Office Block Ballot
Nonpartisan Election
organization of people which seeks to achieve goals common to…
Ballot in which all candidates of a certain party are grouped…
a ballot on which the candidates are listed alphabetically
each candidate for office is eligible based on her or his own…
Political Party
organization of people which seeks to achieve goals common to…
Party Column Ballot
Ballot in which all candidates of a certain party are grouped…
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Government Chapter 7
Roots of the Pesidency
Constitutional Requirements to be Pres…
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
With the failure of the Articles, the Framers saw the need fo…
Natural born citizen of the U.S., at least 35 years old, and…
Limited the number of terms that a president may serve to 2 f…
Allows for the Vice President to become president in the even…
Roots of the Pesidency
With the failure of the Articles, the Framers saw the need fo…
Constitutional Requirements to be Pres…
Natural born citizen of the U.S., at least 35 years old, and…
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Government chapter 7 vocab
Hard money
Soft money
Federal election commission
McCain-Feingold Law
Campaign money that is subject to regulations by the FEC
Money given to state and local party organizations for voting…
Administers all federal law dealing with campaign finance. No…
Bipartisan campaign reform act... Bans soft money contributions…
Hard money
Campaign money that is subject to regulations by the FEC
Soft money
Money given to state and local party organizations for voting…
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chapter 7 government
bicameral
per diem
regular session
biennial
having a legislative assembly composed of two chambers or hou…
daily payment to a public official engaged in state business
the 140 day period occurring only in only in odd numbered yea…
occurring every two years
bicameral
having a legislative assembly composed of two chambers or hou…
per diem
daily payment to a public official engaged in state business
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Government chapter 7 vocab
Rider
Veto
Pocket veto
Appropriation
A provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
Rejection of a bill
When a pres kills a bill passed during the last 10 days Congr…
Approval of government spending
Rider
A provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
Veto
Rejection of a bill
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Government Chapter 7
Nomination
General election
Political caucus
Party delegates
The naming of those who will seek office, D v D, R v R
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
Group of like minded people who meet to select candidates
Represent candidates and state at conventions
Nomination
The naming of those who will seek office, D v D, R v R
General election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
how people think or feel about particular things
a survey of public opinion
method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
the difference between the results of random samples taken at…
public opinion
how people think or feel about particular things
poll
a survey of public opinion
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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Nomination
General Election
Caucus
Direct Primary
The process of candidate selection in a democracy.
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
As a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
An election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
Nomination
The process of candidate selection in a democracy.
General Election
The regularly scheduled election at which voters make a final…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Private bill
Public bill
Simple resolution
Rider
A bill dealing with individual people or places
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
A statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
A provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
Private bill
A bill dealing with individual people or places
Public bill
A bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
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Abeka American Government Chapter 7
bureaucracy
patronage
merit
James A. Garfield
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
term for the ability to do a job
President who was assassinated by a disgruntled job-seeker
bureaucracy
term for a large, complex organization made up of appointed o…
patronage
term for the swapping of political support for a government job
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Government Chapter 7
government corporation
United States Postal Service
agency
ALJ
a public corporation that operates a quasi-business enterpris…
best-known government corporation
an executive organization that is independent of presidential…
administrative-law judges
government corporation
a public corporation that operates a quasi-business enterpris…
United States Postal Service
best-known government corporation
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Government - Chapter 7
interest group
lobbyist
social movement
latent interests
an organized group of individuals sharing common objectives w…
an organization or individual who attempts to influence legis…
a movement that represents the demands of a large segment of…
public policy interests that are not recognized or addressed…
interest group
an organized group of individuals sharing common objectives w…
lobbyist
an organization or individual who attempts to influence legis…
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Government chapter 7
Bureaucracy
Patronage
Merit
Pendleton Act of 1883
A large, complex organization made up of annointed officials
Trading political support for government jobs
The ability to do the job
Supported by President Arthur... Created the Civil Service Commi…
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization made up of annointed officials
Patronage
Trading political support for government jobs
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Magruders American Government Chapter 7
nomination
General Election
The Federal Election Commission (FEC)
nonpartisan elections
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
government agency that Enforces:... the disclosure of campaign f…
Elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
nomination
The naming of those who will seek office - narrows the field…
General Election
Regularly scheduled elections at which voters make the final…
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Government chapter 7
Bureaucracy
New deal
Departments
Agencies
Large complex organization made up of appointed officals
Federal government first took a broad scale interest in promo…
Are those closest to the president and are subject to his dir…
Independent of the presidents control and either preform a si…
Bureaucracy
Large complex organization made up of appointed officals
New deal
Federal government first took a broad scale interest in promo…
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Chapter7 government term
Enumerated powers
Duty
Excise Tax
General Welfare
These are the powers of congress as listed in the constitution
This is a tax on an import (something coming into the country)
This is a tax on the production, sale, or use of certain item…
This is phrase that speaks of the general good of country. (A…
Enumerated powers
These are the powers of congress as listed in the constitution
Duty
This is a tax on an import (something coming into the country)
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Government Chapter 7
closed primary
General election
subsidy
polling place
nominating election in which only declared party members can…
scheduled elections at which voters make a final selection of…
a grant of money, usually by government
place where the voters Who live in a precinct actually vote
closed primary
nominating election in which only declared party members can…
General election
scheduled elections at which voters make a final selection of…
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Chapter 7 government
broadcast media
penny press
news aggregator
digital citizen
Television and radio, as compared with print media.
Newspapers that, because of technological innovations in prin…
an application or feed that collects Web content such as news…
a daily internet user with high-speed home internet access an…
broadcast media
Television and radio, as compared with print media.
penny press
Newspapers that, because of technological innovations in prin…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Chapter 7 government
Open primary
Closed primary
Hard money
Soft Money
A party-nominating election in which any qualified voter can…
A party nominating election in which only declared party memb…
Campaign money that is subject to regulations by the FEC
Money given to state and local party organizations for voting…
Open primary
A party-nominating election in which any qualified voter can…
Closed primary
A party nominating election in which only declared party memb…
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Government Alive! Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow Laws
Lawful Permanent Residents
Undocumented Immigrants
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
An immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
A person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
The status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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AP Government-Chapter 7, Public Opinion
Public Opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
How people think or feel about particular things
A survey of public opinion
method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
the difference between the results of random samples taken at…
Public Opinion
How people think or feel about particular things
poll
A survey of public opinion
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Chapter 7 American Government
nomination
general elelction
caucus
direct primary
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
as a nominating device, a group of like-minded people who mee…
an election held within a party to pick that party's candidat…
nomination
the process of candidate selection in an electoral system
general elelction
the regularly scheduled election at which voters make their f…
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Chapter 7: Experiments in Government
Articles of Confederation
flaws of early government
Land Ordinance of 1785
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
- the states agreed to enter into a firm league of friendship…
- no executive branch -> lacking ability of enforcing laws... -…
Under the Land Ordinance of 1785, the area of the Northwest T…
set the guidelines for the future states ... - 3, 4, 5 states we…
Articles of Confederation
- the states agreed to enter into a firm league of friendship…
flaws of early government
- no executive branch -> lacking ability of enforcing laws... -…
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AP Government Wilson Chapter 7
political party
party era
critical election
party realignments
a group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
historical periods dominated by one party
a national crisis forces voters to confront divisive issues…
triggered by a critical election ... the majority party is displ…
political party
a group that seeks to elect candidates to public office by su…
party era
historical periods dominated by one party
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Chapter 7 government
Agrument against closed primaries
At a polling place
A successful way to raise funds from i…
Describe how contributions are made to…
Closed primaries help make candidates more responsive to thei…
Where voters in a precinct vote
Ads, telethons, and fundraising dinners
Uses taxpayer money to help fund pre-convention campaigns, na…
Agrument against closed primaries
Closed primaries help make candidates more responsive to thei…
At a polling place
Where voters in a precinct vote
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Government chapter 7 Vocab
Nomination
General election
Caucus
Direct primary
The naming of those who seek office
Regularly scheduled elections
A group of like minded individuals seek a candidate to support
An intraparty election
Nomination
The naming of those who seek office
General election
Regularly scheduled elections
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Government Chapter 7 terms
citizenship
ideology
lawful permanent resident
liberalism
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
a basic set of political beliefs about the roles of governmen…
an immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
an ideology favoring an active role for government in efforts…
citizenship
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
ideology
a basic set of political beliefs about the roles of governmen…
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Chapter 7 Government Vocabulary
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Civil Service
Spoils System
Type of organization, either in government or the private sec…
Administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out many…
Group of nonmilitary government workers who carry out the wor…
Practice of awarding government jobs as political rewards to…
Bureaucracy
Type of organization, either in government or the private sec…
Bureaucrats
Administrators and skilled, expert workers who carry out many…
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Chapter 7 Government Terms
public opinion
poll
random sample
sampling error
How people think or feel about particular things
A survey of opinion
Method of selecting from a population in which each person ha…
The difference between the results of random samples taken at…
public opinion
How people think or feel about particular things
poll
A survey of opinion
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Chapter 7 Government Vocabulary
private bill
public bill
simple resolution
rider
a bill dealing with individual people or places
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
a statement adopted to cover matters affecting only one house…
a provision included in a bill on a subject other than the on…
private bill
a bill dealing with individual people or places
public bill
a bill dealing with general matters and applying to the entir…
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Government Chapter 7
Citizenship
Jim Crow laws
Lawful permanent Resident
Undocumented... immigrants
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
an immigrant who is legally authorized to live and work in th…
a person who has come to the United States to live and work w…
Citizenship
the status of being a citizen, a person who by birth or natur…
Jim Crow laws
laws that enforced segregation and denied legal equality to A…
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Government chapter 7
Media event
Investigative journalism
Print media
Broadcast media
Staged primarily for the purpose of being covered
The use of detective like reporting methods to honor the scan…
Includes newspapers and magazines
Consists of television, radio, and the Internet
Media event
Staged primarily for the purpose of being covered
Investigative journalism
The use of detective like reporting methods to honor the scan…
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Government Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
Deal with individual people or places
Deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
Covers matters affecting only one House of Congress and is pa…
A provision on a subject attached to current legislation othe…
Private Bill
Deal with individual people or places
Public Bill
Deal with general matters and apply to the entire nation
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Government Chapter 7
interest group
lobbyist
agenda building
program monitoring
an organized group of individuals that seeks to influence pol…
a representative of an interest group
the process by which new issues are brought into the politica…
keeping track of gov programs, usually by interest groups
interest group
an organized group of individuals that seeks to influence pol…
lobbyist
a representative of an interest group
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Government chapter 7
bureaucracy
implementation
rule making
administrative adjudication
The complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
The efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
A quasi-legislative administrative process that produces regu…
The application rules and precedents to specific cases to set…
bureaucracy
The complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
implementation
The efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
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Government Chapter 7
Private Bill
Public Bill
Simple Resolution
Rider
deals with individual people or places
deals with general matters and applies to the entire nation
covers matters affecting only one house of Congress and is pa…
a provision on a subject other than the one covered in the bill
Private Bill
deals with individual people or places
Public Bill
deals with general matters and applies to the entire nation
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Chapter 7 Government
nonpartisan election
subsidy
polling place
precinct
elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
a grant of money, usually from a government
place where votes who live in a certain precinct go to vote
a voting district
nonpartisan election
elections in which candidates are not identified by party lab…
subsidy
a grant of money, usually from a government
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Government Chapter 7
Twenty Second Amendment
impeachment
executive privilege
US v Nixon (1974)
Adopted in 1951 prevents a president from serving more than t…
the power delegated to the HOuse of Representatives in the co…
an implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
Supreme Court ruling on power of the president, holding that…
Twenty Second Amendment
Adopted in 1951 prevents a president from serving more than t…
impeachment
the power delegated to the HOuse of Representatives in the co…
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Government Chapter 7 Vocab
state of the union address
diplomacy
foreign policy
presidential succession
sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that he/sh…
art of conducting negotiations with foreign nations
plans for dealing with other countries
who fills presidency and in what order
state of the union address
sets forth the programs, policies, and legislation that he/sh…
diplomacy
art of conducting negotiations with foreign nations
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government chapter 7
statutory law
precedent
common law
administrative law
Law passed by congress and by lawmaking bodies of state or lo…
An earlier court decision that guides judges' decisions in la…
Customary law that develops from judges' decisions and is fol…
Law made by government agencies
statutory law
Law passed by congress and by lawmaking bodies of state or lo…
precedent
An earlier court decision that guides judges' decisions in la…
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Government Chapter 7 Terms
Dual Court System
Presume
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
assumed or supposed to be true
a court's authority to hear and decide cases
authority of only federal courts to hear and decide cases
Dual Court System
a court system made up of both federal and state courts
Presume
assumed or supposed to be true
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Government Chapter 7
hard money
precinct
open primary
soft money
Money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
A voting district
Party nominating election in which any qualified voter can ta…
Funds given to party organizations for things like candidate…
hard money
Money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
precinct
A voting district
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Government Chapter 7
Hard money
Soft money
Political action committee
subsidy
money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
funds given to party organizations for such "party building a…
the political are of special-interest groups with a major sta…
a grant of money, usually from a government
Hard money
money raised and spent to elect candidates for Congress and t…
Soft money
funds given to party organizations for such "party building a…
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