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US Government and Current Issues
Civilizations influencing American Gov…
Limited Government
Representative Government
Magna Carta
-government are influenced in some ways to be civil... -comes fr…
a system in which the primary leaders have very little govern…
a government in which people elect delegates to make laws and…
-recognized it's rights... -stablished permanent principles... -pro…
Civilizations influencing American Gov…
-government are influenced in some ways to be civil... -comes fr…
Limited Government
a system in which the primary leaders have very little govern…
AP US Government Court Cases Current
Marbury v. Madison
Gibbons v. Ogden
Gitlow v. New York
Engel v. Vitale
(1803) Established principle of judicial review (the Court's…
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
(1925) Ruled that the Fourteenth Amendment to the United Stat…
(1962) Ruled school prayer unconstitutional on the basis that…
Marbury v. Madison
(1803) Established principle of judicial review (the Court's…
Gibbons v. Ogden
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
8 terms
US/SC Government current office holders
Nikki Haley R
Henry McMasters R
Hugh Leatherman R
Lindsey Graham R
governor
LT. governor
senator representing Florence area in the state senate
Senior US Senator of SC
Nikki Haley R
governor
Henry McMasters R
LT. governor
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Part 2 On US Government and Current Issues
Federalists
Alexander Hamilton
Anti-Federalists
Federalists Papers
-supported ratification of the government... -support the new fe…
Leading federalist along with John Jay
-opposed/largely feared of a powerful central government... -Lea…
-were a series of essays that were published in the newspaper…
Federalists
-supported ratification of the government... -support the new fe…
Alexander Hamilton
Leading federalist along with John Jay
20 terms
AP US Government Court Cases Current
Gibbons v. Ogden
Gideon v. Wainright
Griswold v. Connecticut
Miranda v. Arizona
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
(1963) Required states to provide public defenders for indige…
(1965) Ruled that the Constitution protected a right to priva…
(1966) Required police to make suspects aware of their rights…
Gibbons v. Ogden
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
Gideon v. Wainright
(1963) Required states to provide public defenders for indige…
12 terms
Current government
Current President
Current Vice President
Current Chief Justice of the US Suprem…
Current Secretary of State
Barack Obama (democrat)
Joe Biden (democrat)
John Roberts
John Kerry
Current President
Barack Obama (democrat)
Current Vice President
Joe Biden (democrat)
Ancient Rome and current US government Vocabulary
Patricians
Plebeian
Consul
Republic
A small class of wealthy family's in Ancient Rome
Lower class citizens in Rome most of Romes population
One of the executive leaders in the Roman Republic
System of government in which people elect representatives to…
Patricians
A small class of wealthy family's in Ancient Rome
Plebeian
Lower class citizens in Rome most of Romes population
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AP US Government Court Cases Current
Marbury v. Madison
Gibbons v. Ogden
Gitlow v. New York
Engel v. Vitale
(1803) Established principle of judicial review (the Court's…
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
(1925) Ruled that the Fourteenth Amendment to the United Stat…
(1962) Ruled school prayer unconstitutional on the basis that…
Marbury v. Madison
(1803) Established principle of judicial review (the Court's…
Gibbons v. Ogden
(1824) Interpreted Congress's right to regulate interstate co…
Current Government
Bill of Rights
Judicial Branch
Legislative Branch
Senate
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
Interprets the laws. Led by the Supreme Court
Makes the laws. Led by Congress (Senate & House of Representa…
Equal representation- two senators per state. There are 100 m…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
Judicial Branch
Interprets the laws. Led by the Supreme Court
Current Land Use and New England Governance
What is urban sprawl?
Zoning regulations
Limitations of property rights in New…
Right of Revolution
Poorly planned development that spreads a city's population o…
Zoning ordinances specify whether zones can be used for resid…
*Everything is developable except wetlands, floodplains, aqui…
*The right or duty of the people of a nation to overthrow a g…
What is urban sprawl?
Poorly planned development that spreads a city's population o…
Zoning regulations
Zoning ordinances specify whether zones can be used for resid…
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Current Government
Speaker of the House
Majority Leader
Democratic leader
Majority Whip
Paul D Ryan (R) Wisconsin... administrates house, leader of majo…
Kevin McCarthy (R) California... represents republicans on House…
Nancy Pelosi (D) CA... represents democrats on House floor
Steve Scalise (R) Louisiana... represents republicans on House f…
Speaker of the House
Paul D Ryan (R) Wisconsin... administrates house, leader of majo…
Majority Leader
Kevin McCarthy (R) California... represents republicans on House…
Current government
Current President
Current Vice President
Current Chief Justice of the US Suprem…
Current Secretary of State
Barack Obama (democrat)
Joe Biden (democrat)
John Roberts
John Kerry
Current President
Barack Obama (democrat)
Current Vice President
Joe Biden (democrat)
10 terms
Current Government
Who is the current president?
Who is the Vice President?
What political party controls the exec…
How many members are there in the U.S.…
Obama
Joe Biden
Democrative, or whihever party the preident sides with
435
Who is the current president?
Obama
Who is the Vice President?
Joe Biden
US Government
Reserved Powers
Amendments
Federalism
Concurrent powers
powers that the constitution neither gives to Congress nor de…
changes to constitution that require 3/4 vote
division of power between the states and national government
powers shared by the federal and state governments
Reserved Powers
powers that the constitution neither gives to Congress nor de…
Amendments
changes to constitution that require 3/4 vote
Current events: Ontario government, Municipal government, US Political Structure and U-S Race for President.
Debt
budget deficit
Provincial Election
Premier
It's the difference between all the money that the government…
...is the amount that a government borrows each year. ... It's t…
IN 2004, government passed a Fixed Election date meaning we g…
Kathleen Wynne... MPP for Don Valley West... Became premier after D…
Debt
It's the difference between all the money that the government…
budget deficit
...is the amount that a government borrows each year. ... It's t…
US Government
elect
enforce
law
supreme
Decide who will be in the government.
Make people follow laws.
Rules made and enforced by the government.
highest
elect
Decide who will be in the government.
enforce
Make people follow laws.
9 terms
Current Heads of State and Government
Justin Trudeau
Michel Temer
Theresa May
Xi Jinping
Prime Minister of Canada. Canadian politician who is the 23rd…
Brazilian lawyer and politician who is the 37th and current P…
current Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and the Leader o…
Chinese politician who currently serves as the General Secret…
Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada. Canadian politician who is the 23rd…
Michel Temer
Brazilian lawyer and politician who is the 37th and current P…
15 terms
2016 current us cabinet members
Department of agriculture
Department of commerce
Department of defense
Department of education
Tom Vilsack
Penny Pritzker
Ashton Carter
John King Junior
Department of agriculture
Tom Vilsack
Department of commerce
Penny Pritzker
Current Texas Government Leaders
Governor
Lieutenant Governor
Attorney General
Comptroller of Public Accounts
Greg Abbott
Dan Patrick
Ken Paxton
Glenn Hegar
Governor
Greg Abbott
Lieutenant Governor
Dan Patrick
27 terms
Current Government Leaders
Speaker of the House
Senate Majority Leader
Secretary of State
Secretary of the Treasury
Paul Ryan
Mitch McConnell
John Kerry
Jack Lew
Speaker of the House
Paul Ryan
Senate Majority Leader
Mitch McConnell
25 terms
Current US History
Bill Clinton
NAFTA
Al Gore
USA Patriot Act
centrist President from the 1990s
allowed goods from Mexico and Canada to be traded to the US
won popular vote in 2000 election
this was passed as a result of the 9/11 attacks
Bill Clinton
centrist President from the 1990s
NAFTA
allowed goods from Mexico and Canada to be traded to the US
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US Government
Unitary System
Federal System
Confederal System
Major Principles of the Constitution
Gives all key powers to the national or central government
Divides powers of government between the national government…
(Confederacy) A union of independent sovereign states, joined…
Popular Sovereignty, Federalism, Separation of Powers, Checks…
Unitary System
Gives all key powers to the national or central government
Federal System
Divides powers of government between the national government…
30 terms
US Government
What is the constitution?
What is the preamble?
What are the first five bills of the B…
What are the second five bills of the…
The Constitution created America's Federal government and gua…
We the people of the United States in order to form a more pe…
endowed freedoms, right to bear arms, quartering soldiers, se…
speedy & public trial, trial by jury, fair punishment, other…
What is the constitution?
The Constitution created America's Federal government and gua…
What is the preamble?
We the people of the United States in order to form a more pe…
25 terms
US Government
Delegated Powers
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Constitutional powers granted solely to the federal government.
Powers specifically granted to the federal government by the…
Powers inferred from the express powers that allow Congress t…
Powers that grow out of the very existence of government.
Delegated Powers
Constitutional powers granted solely to the federal government.
Expressed Powers
Powers specifically granted to the federal government by the…
12 terms
US Government
Reserved Powers
Amendments
Federalism
Concurrent powers
powers that the constitution neither gives to Congress nor de…
changes to constitution that require 3/4 vote
division of power between the states and national government
powers shared by the federal and state governments
Reserved Powers
powers that the constitution neither gives to Congress nor de…
Amendments
changes to constitution that require 3/4 vote
69 terms
Us Government
confederacy
federal
autocracy
dictatorship
a group of people, countries, organizations, etc., that are j…
of or relating to a form of government in which power is shar…
a form of government in which a country is ruled by a person…
rule by a dictator : rule, control, or leadership by one pers…
confederacy
a group of people, countries, organizations, etc., that are j…
federal
of or relating to a form of government in which power is shar…
US Government
cultures
patriotism
immigrate
population
ways of life
love of country
to come to a country to make a new life
the total number of people who live in a place
cultures
ways of life
patriotism
love of country
10 terms
US Government
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
Executive Office of the President
Electoral College
No person shall be elected to the office of the President mor…
an effort to resolve some of the continuing issues revolving…
The branch of federal and state government that is broadly re…
a body of electors chosen by the voters in each state to elec…
22nd Amendment
No person shall be elected to the office of the President mor…
25th Amendment
an effort to resolve some of the continuing issues revolving…
31 terms
US Government Unit 3
expressed powers
concurrent powers
reserved powers
"full faith and credit"
synonym for enumerated powers
powers shared by federal and state governments
Amendment 10 covers powers reserved to states and people
states have to respect the laws of other states
expressed powers
synonym for enumerated powers
concurrent powers
powers shared by federal and state governments
Development of current Constitutional Government
Constitutional Convention
Great compromise
3/5 compromise
the federalist papers
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
1787; This compromise was between the large and small states…
The Three-Fifths Compromise gave a disproportionate represent…
Series of newspaper articles written by John Hay, James Madis…
Constitutional Convention
A meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that produced a new constit…
Great compromise
1787; This compromise was between the large and small states…
Current Day Government
Bill of Rights
Three Branches of government
Jobs of the three branches of government
How a bill becomes a law
Bill of Rights
Three Branches of government
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Government and Current Issues Unit
Parliamentary Republic
Government and it's purpose
Democracy
Citizen
A government in which executive powers are in the hands of ca…
Creates order and structure in American life (elections, holi…
People vote/choose... People's rights are protected... Multiple bra…
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
Parliamentary Republic
A government in which executive powers are in the hands of ca…
Government and it's purpose
Creates order and structure in American life (elections, holi…
Government Current Events
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
Harry Reid
Mitch McConnell
the 44th President of the United States
Vice President of the United States and former Senator from D…
an American politician and senior United States senator from…
senior United States senator from Kentucky
Barack Obama
the 44th President of the United States
Joe Biden
Vice President of the United States and former Senator from D…
current government officials
person in charge of senate
governor of tennessee
8th District Leader of Tennessee
7th District Leader of Tennessee
vice presidennt
bill haslam
David Kustoff
Steve Choen
person in charge of senate
vice presidennt
governor of tennessee
bill haslam
15 terms
Government Current events
Iraqi mission to take____in April-May…
NSA help____to steal____
______reports 24 violent citizen relat…
_______ president says ____ & _____ me…
Mosul
British, cell phone cards
Home Land Security
Argentine, Israel and U.S.
Iraqi mission to take____in April-May…
Mosul
NSA help____to steal____
British, cell phone cards
11 terms
Current Leadership in Government
Speaker of the House
Majority Leader
Minority Leader
Majority Whip
Paul Ryan
Kevin McCarthy
Nancy Pelosi
Steve Scalise
Speaker of the House
Paul Ryan
Majority Leader
Kevin McCarthy
Government Current-2014
Secretary of State
Secretary of Treasury
Secretary of Defense
Attorney General
Kerry
Lew
Carter
Lynch
Secretary of State
Kerry
Secretary of Treasury
Lew
14 terms
Current Government Officials
President of the United States
Vice President of the United States
Speaker of the house
Chief Justice
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Boehner
John Roberts
President of the United States
Barack Obama
Vice President of the United States
Joe Biden
Government current events
Biden
Kerry
Lew
Carter
Vice president
Sec of state
Sec of treasury
Sec of defense
Biden
Vice president
Kerry
Sec of state
9 terms
Humanities 7 Current Government
President
House of Representatives Member
Two U.S. Senators
Governor
Barack Obama... Length of Term: 4 years... Term Limit: 2 terms
Grace Meng... Length of Term: 2 years... Term Limit: N/A
Charles Schumer and Kristen Gillebrand... Length of Term: 6 year…
Andrew Cuomo... Length of Term: 4 years... Term Limit: N/A
President
Barack Obama... Length of Term: 4 years... Term Limit: 2 terms
House of Representatives Member
Grace Meng... Length of Term: 2 years... Term Limit: N/A
Current Day Government
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Republican Party
This branch of government is bicameral, (meaning there are tw…
This branch enforces, implements, and supports the laws. The…
This branch of government interprets the laws. There are nine…
This political party favors government controlled in more of…
Legislative Branch
This branch of government is bicameral, (meaning there are tw…
Executive Branch
This branch enforces, implements, and supports the laws. The…
Current government macroeconomic objectives
Increased economic growth
Control inflation
A reduction in unemployment
Restoration of equilibrium in the Curr…
- Economic growth means that there is in an increase in the a…
- Inflation is a sustained rise in the average level of price…
...
...
Increased economic growth
- Economic growth means that there is in an increase in the a…
Control inflation
- Inflation is a sustained rise in the average level of price…
12 terms
Current Government Officials
President
Vice President
Secretary of State
Secretary of Defense
Obama
Joe Biden
Kerry
Ashton carter
President
Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
14 terms
Current government officers
President
Vice President
Secretary of State
Secretary of defense
Obama
Joe Biden
John kerry
Ashton carter
President
Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
10 terms
Current day government
Three branches of government
The Legislative branch ---- laws
The executive branch---- laws
The judicial branch---- laws
Leglislative, executive, judicial
Makes laws
Enforces laws
Interprets laws
Three branches of government
Leglislative, executive, judicial
The Legislative branch ---- laws
Makes laws
19 terms
Current Government Leaders
Attorney General
Loretta Lynch
John F. Kerry
Secretary of State
Loretta Lynch
Attorney General
Secretary of State
John F. Kerry
Attorney General
Loretta Lynch
Loretta Lynch
Attorney General
24 terms
Current Government Officials
Foxx
Carter
Moniz
Lew
Secretary of Transportation
Secretary of Defense
Secretary of Energy
Secretary of the Treasury
Foxx
Secretary of Transportation
Carter
Secretary of Defense
40 terms
Current Government Officials
Secretary of State
Secretary of Treasury
Secretary of Defense
Attorney General
John Kerry
Jack Lew
Chuck Hagel
Eric Holder
Secretary of State
John Kerry
Secretary of Treasury
Jack Lew
15 terms
Current Events Government Vocab
bicameral legislature
Bill of Rights
Congress
Constitution
legislature separated into two houses: the House of Represent…
certain inalienable freedoms given to each U.S. citizen
comprises both the House of Representatives and the Senate
the way a government is set up and will operate
bicameral legislature
legislature separated into two houses: the House of Represent…
Bill of Rights
certain inalienable freedoms given to each U.S. citizen
21 terms
Current government positions list
Obama
Biden
Kerry
Lynch
President
Vice president
Secretary of state
Attorney general
Obama
President
Biden
Vice president
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