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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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
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
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)
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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…
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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
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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.
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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…
9 terms
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…
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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
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APUSH Current Government Officials
president
vice president
secretary of state
speaker of the house
(Barack) Obama
(Joe) Biden
(John) Kerry
(John) Boehner
president
(Barack) Obama
vice president
(Joe) Biden
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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
101 terms
100 Current US Senators
Chris Coons... Delaware (Democrat)
Rand Paul... Kentucky (Republican)
John Thune... South Dakota (Republican)
Ed Markey... Massachusetts (Democrat)
Chris Coons... Delaware (Democrat)
Rand Paul... Kentucky (Republican)
14 terms
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
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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…
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Current and its Uses
current
Alternating Current (AC)
Direct Current (DC)
Edison
a flow of electric charge
a flow of electric charge that regularly reverses its direction
a flow of charge travelling in one direction - as in batteries
inventor of the light bulb at the turn of the century and adv…
current
a flow of electric charge
Alternating Current (AC)
a flow of electric charge that regularly reverses its direction
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Members of Government (current)
Clarence Thomas
John Roberts
Anthony Kennedy
Ruth Ginsberg
member of supreme court
member of supreme court
member of supreme court
member of supreme court
Clarence Thomas
member of supreme court
John Roberts
member of supreme court
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 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…
50 terms
Current US Governors
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Robert J. Bentley (R)
Bill Walker (I)
Doug Ducey (R)
Asa Hutchinson (R)
Alabama
Robert J. Bentley (R)
Alaska
Bill Walker (I)
24 terms
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
8 terms
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
10 terms
US Government Chapter 1
government
public policy
legislative power
executive power
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
The power to make laws
the power to execute, enforce, and administer laws
government
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
public policy
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
18 terms
Current government positions
President
Vice-President
Nevada state senator
Nevada junior senator
Barack Obama (d)
Joe Biden (d)
Harry Reid (d)
Dean Heller (r)
President
Barack Obama (d)
Vice-President
Joe Biden (d)
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…
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
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
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
20 terms
Current US Politics Quiz
Who won the 2012 Presidential Election?
Which party does this person belong to?
Which governmental position did this p…
Who was this person's challenger in th…
Barack Obama
Democratic Party
Senator (Illinois)
Mitt Romney
Who won the 2012 Presidential Election?
Barack Obama
Which party does this person belong to?
Democratic Party
9 terms
Government Current people
Current Governor
Current lieutenant Governor
Current state auditor
Current state Treasurer
Nixon
Kinder
Galloway
Zweifel
Current Governor
Nixon
Current lieutenant Governor
Kinder
19 terms
Evolutions of current government systems
Political change
Economic redistribution of wealth
Social movement
Group unity or dissunity
New theories and ideologies introduced and supported (accompl…
Rise a new class, resources (accomplishment of dynamic change)
Urbanization, decentralization, revitalization of sectors (ac…
Religion, race, occupational (accomplishment of dynamic change)
Political change
New theories and ideologies introduced and supported (accompl…
Economic redistribution of wealth
Rise a new class, resources (accomplishment of dynamic change)
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
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…
13 terms
Current Government Officials
President/Executive
Vice President/Executive
Secretary of State
US Attorney General
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Kerry
Loretta Lynch
President/Executive
Barack Obama
Vice President/Executive
Joe Biden
24 terms
Current Events - Government Vocabulary
amendment
appropriation
bicameral
cabinet
a change or addition to a legal or statuary doc (like the con…
sum of money or total assets, money set aside for a specific…
having two branches or chambers
a body of persons appointed to the head of state to head the…
amendment
a change or addition to a legal or statuary doc (like the con…
appropriation
sum of money or total assets, money set aside for a specific…
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
30 terms
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…
17 terms
Current Major Government Officials
President
Vice President
Secretary of State
Secretary of Defense
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
John Kerry
Ashton Carter
President
Barack Obama
Vice President
Joe Biden
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
22 terms
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
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