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16 terms
the federal government
list the 3 types of delegated powers t…
summarize what potential conflict the…
certain levels of government are denie…
the constitution requires the national…
1.EXPRESSED POWERS are those powers that are directly stated…
makes the constitution and federal laws finial authority in o…
1. gives the power to tax exports... 2. to interfer with the ab…
-need a government where all citizens can vote and chose thei…
list the 3 types of delegated powers t…
1.EXPRESSED POWERS are those powers that are directly stated…
summarize what potential conflict the…
makes the constitution and federal laws finial authority in o…
30 terms
Federal Government
Elite Democracy
dual federalism
Popular Democracy
direct democracy
Political system in which elites acquire the power to decide…
A system of government in which both the states and the natio…
A political system in which the citizens are involved as much…
Citizens meet and make decisions abt public policy issues
Elite Democracy
Political system in which elites acquire the power to decide…
dual federalism
A system of government in which both the states and the natio…
31 terms
Federal government
To protect health,safety, security, an…
Anyone born in the USA
-follows the laws and pay taxes so the…
To vote also we can have elected offic…
When can the government reasonabky limit the individual right…
Who us automatically a US citizen
What r 2 duties of citizenship that all Americans have?
Explain the importance of one responsibility of citizenship
To protect health,safety, security, an…
When can the government reasonabky limit the individual right…
Anyone born in the USA
Who us automatically a US citizen
8 terms
Federal Government
Federal
Constitution
Confederation
The Father of the Constitution
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A nation's basic law. It creates political institutions, assi…
A form of an international organization that brings several a…
James Madison
Federal
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Constitution
A nation's basic law. It creates political institutions, assi…
25 terms
Federal Government
enumerated powers
implied powers
Necessary and proper cause (elastic cl…
Supreme law of the land
powers of the national government that are explicitly listed…
powers of the national government that are not enumerated in…
a cluse in Article 1, Section 8, of the Constitution that giv…
the Constitution's description of its own authority, meaning…
enumerated powers
powers of the national government that are explicitly listed…
implied powers
powers of the national government that are not enumerated in…
32 terms
The Federal Government
appellate jurisdiction
armed forces
article
coin money
the power to hear appeals of cases which have been tried in l…
the nation's military (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines,…
a numbered chapter or section of a contract, treaty, or const…
the power of the legislative branch to print money (coins and…
appellate jurisdiction
the power to hear appeals of cases which have been tried in l…
armed forces
the nation's military (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines,…
23 terms
Federal Government
Legislative Branch
U.S. representative
U.S. Senator
U.S. Congress
Responsible for making laws.
Elected by people of the state, this person is a lawmaking me…
Elected by the people of the state, this person is a lawmakin…
The bicameral lawmaking body of the U.S. government. There ar…
Legislative Branch
Responsible for making laws.
U.S. representative
Elected by people of the state, this person is a lawmaking me…
Federal Government
1870
15th amendment
1918
President Wilson call for right to vot…
15th amendment
established that state and federal governments couldn't withh…
President Wilson called for right to vote constitutional amen…
Ratified in 1920, Largely a response to war, not a massive ch…
1870
15th amendment
15th amendment
established that state and federal governments couldn't withh…
43 terms
Federal Government
Americans think about Government
Political efficiency
2 aspects to Political efficiency
Internal PE
expect a lot from their government:... -support the weak yet kee…
The belief that one has the ability to influence what the gov…
Internal & External
A Persons belief in how well they can understand and communic…
Americans think about Government
expect a lot from their government:... -support the weak yet kee…
Political efficiency
The belief that one has the ability to influence what the gov…
9 terms
federal government
Antifederalist
cabinet
electoral college
electors
Somebody who opposed the Constitution of the United States an…
A group of advisors chosen by the head of a nation to help in…
The group of people chosen by the voters to elect a president…
Members of the electoral college.
Antifederalist
Somebody who opposed the Constitution of the United States an…
cabinet
A group of advisors chosen by the head of a nation to help in…
11 terms
Federal Government
5 stages of making public policy in Am…
Public Policy
Agenda Building
Example Public Policy
1. Agenda Building... 2. Policy Formulation... 3. Policy Adoption... 4…
Process through which the social problems are identified, the…
- Issue become a matter of public concern ... - recognition that…
Liberals ... Access to health insurance for all ... 1. Agenda Buil…
5 stages of making public policy in Am…
1. Agenda Building... 2. Policy Formulation... 3. Policy Adoption... 4…
Public Policy
Process through which the social problems are identified, the…
14 terms
Federal Government
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
Legislate
related to making laws
one who carries out
related to deciding cases
to make laws
Legislative
related to making laws
Executive
one who carries out
Federal government
Democracy
The Declaration of Independence
Bill of Rights
President
A system of government in which all power remains in the hand…
A document declaring the new colonies independence from Briti…
The first ten amendments to the U.S Constitution, added durin…
The president is the elected "head of a republican state"
Democracy
A system of government in which all power remains in the hand…
The Declaration of Independence
A document declaring the new colonies independence from Briti…
62 terms
federal government
Easton's definition of politics
What is the definition of government?…
Governement's purpose
How can participation interfere with l…
"The authoritative allocation of values." -David Easton... This…
A formal organization through which a land and its people are…
Intervening in the market... helping the poor... Environment regula…
Participation may interfere with liberty and equality if one'…
Easton's definition of politics
"The authoritative allocation of values." -David Easton... This…
What is the definition of government?…
A formal organization through which a land and its people are…
14 terms
Federal Government
Legislative Branch
Congress
Speaker
Senate
Law making
House of Representatives and the Senate
Leader of the House of Representatives
two senators for each state
Legislative Branch
Law making
Congress
House of Representatives and the Senate
14 terms
Standard Government Federalism
elastic clause
federalism
enumerated powers
implied powers
Article I, Section 8, Clause 18 of the Constitution; one of t…
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Powers specifically given to Congress in the Constitution; in…
Powers derived from the enumerated powers and the necessary a…
elastic clause
Article I, Section 8, Clause 18 of the Constitution; one of t…
federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
22 terms
Federal Government
Laws
Public policy
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Rules recognized as binding agreements
Institutional actions and procedures pursued by a government
Make laws, conduct oversight investigations, impeachment proc…
Enforce Laws, make executive orders, propose a budget
Laws
Rules recognized as binding agreements
Public policy
Institutional actions and procedures pursued by a government
17 terms
Federal Government
legislative(article 1) and executive(a…
legislative creates lower federal cour…
house of representative:... - 25+... - 7 yrs…
there are 435 and they are determined…
Which articles of the constitution outline the respective pow…
Be able to give specific examples of how each branch can chec…
What are the requirements to be in the House of Representativ…
How many voting members are in each house of Congress? How ar…
legislative(article 1) and executive(a…
Which articles of the constitution outline the respective pow…
legislative creates lower federal cour…
Be able to give specific examples of how each branch can chec…
45 terms
Federal Government
House of Representatives (requirements…
Senate (requirements such as age, citi…
Definition of Sociological Represention
Definition of Agency Representation
25 Years old... U.S citizen for at least 7 years... 2 year term... Rep…
30 years old... U.S citizen for at least 9 years... 6 year terms;1/…
representative have same racial, gender, ethnic, religious, o…
representation is held accountable to a constituency if he or…
House of Representatives (requirements…
25 Years old... U.S citizen for at least 7 years... 2 year term... Rep…
Senate (requirements such as age, citi…
30 years old... U.S citizen for at least 9 years... 6 year terms;1/…
29 terms
Federal Government
Kevin McCarthy
Nancy Pelosi
Orin Hatch
Mitch McConnell
Majority House Leader
Minority House Leader
President Pro Tem
Majority Senate Leader
Kevin McCarthy
Majority House Leader
Nancy Pelosi
Minority House Leader
39 terms
Federal government
Politics
Government
Forms of government
John Locke
Struggle over power/influence to benefit their interest
Resolves conflict, allocates benefits
Totalitarian, authoritarian, aristocracy, democracy, represen…
Introduced the concept of popular sovereignty
Politics
Struggle over power/influence to benefit their interest
Government
Resolves conflict, allocates benefits
25 terms
Federal Government
Are Americans knowledgeable about poli…
What is Party Identification
Are Americans Ideal democratic citizens
Who are the least likely to vote in Am…
Their knowledge is very low
Voter affiliation with a political party. A citizen's persona…
They are not individually but as a whole they are
Young people, poor, and minorities
Are Americans knowledgeable about poli…
Their knowledge is very low
What is Party Identification
Voter affiliation with a political party. A citizen's persona…
10 terms
Federal Government
What does the federal government do?
Progressive (federal) tax system
Regressive (federal) tax system
What does the U.S Federal Spending go…
The Government Raises and spends money. thus, programs and bu…
Wealthy pay higher percentage of their income
poor pay higher percentage of their income
1.) Social Security: 24%... 2.) Healthcare (medicare, medicaid):…
What does the federal government do?
The Government Raises and spends money. thus, programs and bu…
Progressive (federal) tax system
Wealthy pay higher percentage of their income
25 terms
Federal Government
Texas Constitution #4 1866
Texas Constitution #6 1876
Texas Constitution #5 1869
Texas Constitution #3 1861
Term raised to 4 years... Line-item veto: get rid of certain par…
Reaction to reconstruction... Seventeen articles... Considered a st…
Written by another convention with delegates selected by all…
Basically the same as 1845... Banned emancipation of slaves... Rais…
Texas Constitution #4 1866
Term raised to 4 years... Line-item veto: get rid of certain par…
Texas Constitution #6 1876
Reaction to reconstruction... Seventeen articles... Considered a st…
Federal Government
What is a federal government?
Why did the framers establish a federa…
Power given to national government by…
What is a common market?
Power is shared between the national and state governments
Wanted a strong national government but also wanted states to…
Congress has power to control interstate business (buying and…
A free trade zone - an area in which business is conducted wi…
What is a federal government?
Power is shared between the national and state governments
Why did the framers establish a federa…
Wanted a strong national government but also wanted states to…
18 terms
Federal government
Government
Totalitarianism
Oligarchy
Democracy
The formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
A form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
A form of government in which the right to participate depend…
A system of government that gives power to the people whether…
Government
The formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
Totalitarianism
A form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
Federal Government
legislative
executive
judicial
legislate
having the function of making laws
a person or group of persons having administrative or supervi…
pertaining to judgment in courts of justice or to the adminis…
to exercise the function of legislation; make or enact laws.
legislative
having the function of making laws
executive
a person or group of persons having administrative or supervi…
32 terms
Federal Government
ratify
slander
libel
double jeopardy
to approve
spoken lies about someone
written lie about someone
a person cannot be tried for the same crime twice
ratify
to approve
slander
spoken lies about someone
11 terms
Federal Government
Toqueville
Works of Toqueville
Britain vs France (Toqueville)
Agricultural Society
Lowest level of aristocracy... During French Revolution
Book- Democracy in America... Pamphlet- Thoughts on the ppor
1 in 7 Brits had government assistance... 1 in 36 French had gov…
Needs based economy with guaranteed markets, guaranteed subsi…
Toqueville
Lowest level of aristocracy... During French Revolution
Works of Toqueville
Book- Democracy in America... Pamphlet- Thoughts on the ppor
18 terms
Federal Government
Politics
civic life
government
civil society
the process by which we choose government officials and make…
participation in the collective life of the community
the body or bodies charged with making official policies for…
the broad array of voluntary associations that bring citizens…
Politics
the process by which we choose government officials and make…
civic life
participation in the collective life of the community
16 terms
Federal Government
Congress ... Civil Rights Acts and Milita…
Congress... Freedman's Bureau
Congress ... 15th Amendment, Voting Right…
Congress ... Renewing of Voting Rights Ac…
- Civil Rights Act 1866 which asserted that all other races i…
- Freedman's Bureau 1865 which was to support freed slaves in…
- Fifteenth Amendment 1870 outlawed voting discrimination on…
- Renewing of Voting Rights Act 1982 which added stricter law…
Congress ... Civil Rights Acts and Milita…
- Civil Rights Act 1866 which asserted that all other races i…
Congress... Freedman's Bureau
- Freedman's Bureau 1865 which was to support freed slaves in…
32 terms
Federal Government
Popular Vote
Slogan
Government
Minorities
An act of voting by the electorate of a country or area.
a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising.
the governing body of a nation, state, or community.
The smaller number or part, especially a number that is less…
Popular Vote
An act of voting by the electorate of a country or area.
Slogan
a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising.
24 terms
federal government
political parties
Liberal
Conservative
Party alignment
Broad coalitions of individuals who organize win elections in…
Ideological viewpoint that has faith in government to improve…
Ideological viewpoint that distrusts government, believing th…
Voter identification with a political party in repeated... Elect…
political parties
Broad coalitions of individuals who organize win elections in…
Liberal
Ideological viewpoint that has faith in government to improve…
19 terms
Federal Government
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Freedom of speech, press, assembly, petition
Right to bear arms
Soldiers shall not be quartered in private homes
Right to be secure in their persons, houses,papers, etc., and…
1st Amendment
Freedom of speech, press, assembly, petition
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
16 terms
Federal Government
Personal qualities of politician
The advantages of incumbency
Campaign strategies
General election strategies
Communication skills... Professionalism... Careerism
Name recognition ... Campaign contributions ... Resource of office
Selecting a theme ... Using focus groups and polling ... Paid adver…
Targeting the swing states ... Presidential debates
Personal qualities of politician
Communication skills... Professionalism... Careerism
The advantages of incumbency
Name recognition ... Campaign contributions ... Resource of office
14 terms
Federal Government
Legislative
Executive
Judicial
Legislate
Related to making laws
Related to carrying out
Related to deciding cases
To make laws
Legislative
Related to making laws
Executive
Related to carrying out
32 terms
The Federal Government
appellate jurisdiction
armed forces
article
coin money
the power to hear appeals of cases which have been tried in l…
the nation's military (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines,…
a numbered chapter or section of a contract, treaty, or const…
the power of the legislative branch to print money (coins and…
appellate jurisdiction
the power to hear appeals of cases which have been tried in l…
armed forces
the nation's military (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines,…
30 terms
federal government
1. Enumerated-Federal-National Powers
2. Reserved Powers
3. Concurrent Powers
4. What is the main power of the Execu…
National Powers, which include: Regulate trade, Coin Money, P…
State Powers, which include: Regulate trade within the state,…
National and State Powers, which include: Enforce the laws, e…
responsible for enforcing laws
1. Enumerated-Federal-National Powers
National Powers, which include: Regulate trade, Coin Money, P…
2. Reserved Powers
State Powers, which include: Regulate trade within the state,…
99 terms
federal government
Approval of congress
Fenno Dilemma
Principal Functions of Congress
Why is it so difficult for congress to…
14% of Americans approve that the congress is fulfilling thei…
how does congress do so poorly together, and so good indivually
*Law making: implies that decision making gets done in a unif…
the interest of constitutes varies between different regions…
Approval of congress
14% of Americans approve that the congress is fulfilling thei…
Fenno Dilemma
how does congress do so poorly together, and so good indivually
111 terms
Federal Government
Individual Racism
Institutional Racism
Systemic Racism
Prejudice
Consists of overt acts by individuals towards another; intent…
Involves policies, practices, and procedures of institutions…
Is the basis of individual and institutional racism;it is the…
Preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual ex…
Individual Racism
Consists of overt acts by individuals towards another; intent…
Institutional Racism
Involves policies, practices, and procedures of institutions…
19 terms
Federal government
Sovrent
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
When one person has power (a king)
A form of government in which a single individual (king, quee…
A form of government in which a small group (landowners, mili…
A system rule that permits cites to play a significant role i…
Sovrent
When one person has power (a king)
Autocracy
A form of government in which a single individual (king, quee…
40 terms
federal government
public policy
domestic
shay's rebellion
politics
course of action by government
the British had ceded home rule to the colonies which allowed…
uprising by farmers that occurred under the articles to preve…
the process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
public policy
course of action by government
domestic
the British had ceded home rule to the colonies which allowed…
20 terms
Federal Government
Quorum
Bicameral
Unicameral
Federalists
The number of people needed to conduct business
Two house legislature
One legislature
Supporters of the constitution
Quorum
The number of people needed to conduct business
Bicameral
Two house legislature
98 terms
The Federal Government
Apportion
Gerrymandering
Term Limits
Franking Priviledge
The distribution of seats of the House of Representatives acr…
Separating congressional districts based on political party
A limit to how long someone on Congress can serve
The right to mail letters free of charge (only given to peopl…
Apportion
The distribution of seats of the House of Representatives acr…
Gerrymandering
Separating congressional districts based on political party
25 terms
Federal government
Supreme court justices
amendments
age to be president
representatives in congress
9
27
35
435
Supreme court justices
9
amendments
27
21 terms
Federal Government
Delegated powers
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Elastic clause
Powers the constitution grants or delegates to the national g…
Directly stated in the constitution, regulate state commerce
National government requires to carry out powers that ate exp…
Allows powers of congress to stretch
Delegated powers
Powers the constitution grants or delegates to the national g…
Expressed powers
Directly stated in the constitution, regulate state commerce
22 terms
The Federal Government
Who makes the laws?
Expressed Powers
Elastic Clause
McCulloch V. Maryland (1819)
Congress
Powers that are given directly by the Constitution
Gives Congress the right to make all laws "necessary and prop…
Established the foundation for the expansive authority of Con…
Who makes the laws?
Congress
Expressed Powers
Powers that are given directly by the Constitution
8 terms
Federal Government
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Double Jeopardy
19th Amendment
Rights or equal treatment for citizens
Individual freedoms for citizens
Cant be charged again after person is found not guilty
All citizens may vote
Civil Rights
Rights or equal treatment for citizens
Civil Liberties
Individual freedoms for citizens
32 terms
Federal Government
Pluralism
Lobbying
Iron Triangle
Political Action Committee (PAC)
The theory that all interests are and should be free to compe…
A strategy by which organized interest seek to influence the…
The stable cooperative relationship that often developed amon…
A private group that raises and distributes funds for use in…
Pluralism
The theory that all interests are and should be free to compe…
Lobbying
A strategy by which organized interest seek to influence the…
46 terms
Federal Government
Where is the seat of government in the…
Where is the seat of government in the…
Where is the seat of government in the…
Responsible for matters that involve a…
Canada, Member of parliament - MP
Ontario, Member of provincial government - MPP
Ottawa, City Councillor
Federal Government
Where is the seat of government in the…
Canada, Member of parliament - MP
Where is the seat of government in the…
Ontario, Member of provincial government - MPP
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