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Federalism Terms || AP Government & Politics
Federalism
Unitary governments
Confederation
Supremacy Clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
an organization that consists of a number of parties or group…
Article VI of the Constitution,... which makes the Constitution,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two levels of government…
Unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
42 terms
AP US Government and Politics: Federalism
Federalism
Debate over constitution
Many favored a unitary government
____% of countries have a unitary gove…
Shared powers between national and state
Elite democrats favor moving power from states to the nationa…
on in which all was controlled by national government and moe…
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Federalism
Shared powers between national and state
Debate over constitution
Elite democrats favor moving power from states to the nationa…
38 terms
AP Government and Politics Federalism Notes
What is federalism?
What are four ways that federalisim af…
What is the biggest source of politica…
What are three ways of ordering relati…
Definition: A political system in which the national governme…
How much you pay in certain taxes... Whether or where you can b…
Biggest source of political conflict in the US (state v natio…
Unitary System... Federal System... Confederal system
What is federalism?
Definition: A political system in which the national governme…
What are four ways that federalisim af…
How much you pay in certain taxes... Whether or where you can b…
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Ap Government and Politics: The Federal Courts
standing to sue
class action suite
justiciable disputes
amicus curiae briefs
The requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
Lawsuits permitting a small number of people to sue on behalf…
A requirement that to be heard a case must be capable of bein…
Legal briefs submitted by a "friend of the court" for the pur…
standing to sue
The requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
class action suite
Lawsuits permitting a small number of people to sue on behalf…
20 terms
AP Government and Politics Federalism Vocabulary
Federalism
Unitary Governments
Supremacy Clause
Tenth Amendment
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all powers resides in a…
Article VI of the Constitution which makes the Constitution,…
the powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitu…
Federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary Governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all powers resides in a…
39 terms
AP US Government and Politics: Federalism
Federalism
Debate over constitution
Many favored a unitary government
____% of countries have a unitary gove…
Shared powers between national and state
Elite democrats favor moving power from states to the nationa…
on in which all was controlled by national government and moe…
90
Federalism
Shared powers between national and state
Debate over constitution
Elite democrats favor moving power from states to the nationa…
35 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 3 Federalism Vocabulary
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
2 or more governments exercise power and authority over the s…
all power in central government
workings of federal system and how government works together
constitution is law of the land (Article 6)
federalism
2 or more governments exercise power and authority over the s…
unitary governments
all power in central government
57 terms
AP Government & Politics: Origins of American Federalism
roots of federalism
unitary system
confederation
federal system
unitary system ... confederation... federal system... federalism
-a system of government in which the power is derived/vested…
states retain power and delegate powers to the federal govern…
the power of the government is derived from the people to the…
roots of federalism
unitary system ... confederation... federal system... federalism
unitary system
-a system of government in which the power is derived/vested…
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AP US Government and Politics: Federalism
Categorical Grants
Commerce Clause
Concurrent Powers
Cooperative Federalism
grants, issued by the United States Congress, which may be sp…
refers to Article 1, Section 8, Clause 3 of the U.S. Constitu…
powers that are shared by both the State and the federal gove…
a concept of federalism in which national, state, and local g…
Categorical Grants
grants, issued by the United States Congress, which may be sp…
Commerce Clause
refers to Article 1, Section 8, Clause 3 of the U.S. Constitu…
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AP Government: Federalism and Political Parties
Bill Attainder
Charter
County
Extradition Clause
A law declaring an act illegal without a judicial trial
A document that, like a constitution, specifies the basic pol…
The basic administration unit of local government.
Part of Article 4 of the Constitution that requires states to…
Bill Attainder
A law declaring an act illegal without a judicial trial
Charter
A document that, like a constitution, specifies the basic pol…
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AP Government & Politics - Federalism (ch. 3)
Federalism
"necessary and proper" clause
nullification
dual federalism
Government authority shared by national and local governments
Section of the Constitution allowing Congress to a pass all l…
the doctrine that a state can declare null and void a federal…
doctrine holding that the national government its supreme in…
Federalism
Government authority shared by national and local governments
"necessary and proper" clause
Section of the Constitution allowing Congress to a pass all l…
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
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AP Government and Politics Ch.3: Federalism
federalism
Sovereignty
Confederacy
Unitary system
A governmental system in which authority is divided between t…
The ultimate authority to govern within a certain geographica…
A governmental system in which sovereignty is vested entirely…
A governmental system in which the national government alone…
federalism
A governmental system in which authority is divided between t…
Sovereignty
The ultimate authority to govern within a certain geographica…
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
25 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
25 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
36 terms
Chapter 3: Federalism - AP Government and Politics
Federalism
Unitary governments
Intergovernmental relations
Supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system-the entire set of interact…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
153 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 3 - Federalism
INTRO
VOCABULARY: Federalism
MAIN PROBLEM? Give three examples
VOCABULARY: Devolution
...
Government authority shared by national and state governments
- Struggle: National Government vs. State Government or "Nati…
The effort in giving responsibility for many public programs…
INTRO
...
VOCABULARY: Federalism
Government authority shared by national and state governments
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Ap government and Politics ch 16 The Federal Courts
standing to sue
class action suite
justiciable disputes
amicus curiae briefs
The requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
Lawsuits permitting a small number of people to sue on behalf…
A requirement that to be heard a case must be capable of bein…
Legal briefs submitted by a "friend of the court" for the pur…
standing to sue
The requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
class action suite
Lawsuits permitting a small number of people to sue on behalf…
23 terms
AP US Government and Politics Federalism Vocabulary
Permissive Federalism
Bush Federalism
Judicial Federalsim
Competitive Federalism
Implies that although federalism provides "a sharing of power…
(Not an actual form of federalism) but gave an extreme amount…
A theory that the judicial branch has a place in the check an…
Began under Richard Nixon and known as the new federalism. Th…
Permissive Federalism
Implies that although federalism provides "a sharing of power…
Bush Federalism
(Not an actual form of federalism) but gave an extreme amount…
18 terms
AP Government with Politics and Economics. Federalism.
Referendum
Federalism
National Unitary
State Confederate
A general vote by the electorate on a single political questi…
A form of government where the power is shared through differ…
One level has all the power (usually the national governments)
Power is held by the state and local government.
Referendum
A general vote by the electorate on a single political questi…
Federalism
A form of government where the power is shared through differ…
38 terms
Mrs. Moll's AP Government and Politics - Federalism
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Chisholm v Georgia (1793)
Commerce clause
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
The Amendment limits the jurisdiction of the federal courts t…
The clause in the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause…
Block Grants
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Categorical Grants
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
37 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 3 Federalism Vocabulary
federalism
unitary governments
Confederate Government
intergovernmental relations
2 or more governments exercise power and authority over the s…
all power in central government
Limited power in central government
workings of federal system and how government works together
federalism
2 or more governments exercise power and authority over the s…
unitary governments
all power in central government
21 terms
AP Government and Politics Ch.3 Federalism
Federalism
Unitary Governments
Intergovernmental Relations
Supremacy Clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in a i…
The workings of the federal system the entire State set of in…
The clause in Article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary Governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in a i…
25 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
19 terms
AP Government and Politics- Federalism (Handout 1-5)
Two types of federalism
Dual Federalism
Cooperative Federalism
Grants-in-Aide System
Dual federalism ... Cooperative federalism
State and national governments remain supreme within their ow…
Federal government cooperates with the state governments to s…
National government provides millions of dollars for federal…
Two types of federalism
Dual federalism ... Cooperative federalism
Dual Federalism
State and national governments remain supreme within their ow…
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AP Government and Politics Chapter 3 Federalism
Advantage of federalism
Advantage of federalism
Advantage of federalism
Advantage of federalism
Ideally suited to large geographical area to encourage divers…
Avoids concentration of political power
Accommodated already existing state government
States serve as training grounds for future representitives
Advantage of federalism
Ideally suited to large geographical area to encourage divers…
Advantage of federalism
Avoids concentration of political power
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AP Government/Politics Chapter 3- Federalism
"necessary and proper" clause
Block grants
Categorical grants
City
The final paragraph of Articles 1, section 8, of the Constitu…
Grants of money from the federal government to states for pro…
Federal grants for specific purposes defined by federal law:…
A municipal corporation or municipality that has been charter…
"necessary and proper" clause
The final paragraph of Articles 1, section 8, of the Constitu…
Block grants
Grants of money from the federal government to states for pro…
98 terms
AP Government - Constitution/ Federalism/ Political Behavior Review
The importance of ______ to the develo…
After the Revolutionary War, the _____…
The debates between ______ and ______…
Much of the work of the Framers center…
Shay's Rebellion
Articles of Confederation
Federalists; Anti-Federalists
Virginia Plan
The importance of ______ to the develo…
Shay's Rebellion
After the Revolutionary War, the _____…
Articles of Confederation
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AP Government and Politics chapter 3: Federalism
Controlled Substance Act 1970
Compassionate act 1996
California marijuana industry
Gonzales v. Raich (2005)
Prohibits the possession, use, or sale of marijuana
Legalized medical use of marijuana with doctors prescription.…
Growers and dispensaries paid substantial taxes to local and…
Congress can criminalise use of marijuana under commerce clau…
Controlled Substance Act 1970
Prohibits the possession, use, or sale of marijuana
Compassionate act 1996
Legalized medical use of marijuana with doctors prescription.…
35 terms
AP Government and Politics Ch. 3: Federalism
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Centralists
Commerce Clause
Federal programs that provide funds to state and local govern…
federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
those who favor greater national authority rather than state…
The section of the Constitution in which Congress is given th…
Block Grants
Federal programs that provide funds to state and local govern…
Categorical Grants
federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
34 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: Federalism
national interests
state's rights
waiver
John Marshall
governmental concerns considered to be primarily the responsi…
governmental concerns considered to be primarily the responsi…
allows a violation of a law or a rule that would otherwise ap…
an individual who shared Hamilton's viewpoint on federalism a…
national interests
governmental concerns considered to be primarily the responsi…
state's rights
governmental concerns considered to be primarily the responsi…
45 terms
Chapter 3: Federalism - AP Government and Politics
Federalism
Unitary governments
Intergovernmental relations
Supremacy clause
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
The workings of the federal system-the entire set of interact…
Article VI of the Constitution, which makes the Constitution,…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Unitary governments
A way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
25 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 3: federalism
federalism
unitary governments
intergovernmental relations
supremacy clause
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
the workings of the federal system--the entire set of interac…
the clause in article VI of the Constitution that makes the C…
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
unitary governments
a way of organizing a nation so that all power resides in the…
55 terms
AP Government, Constitution+ Federalism
John Locke
Social Contract
Natural Rights
consent of the governed
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
...... Life, Liberty, and Property
the idea that government derives its authority by the sanctio…
John Locke
1632-1704. English philosopher whose Treatises of Government…
Social Contract
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
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AP Government and Politics - Federalism Test - Key Terms
AFDC
Block grants
Categorical grants
Conditions of aid
Program to distribute welfare benefits that formally was fede…
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
A federal grant for a specific purpose, often with accompanyi…
Federal rules that states must follow if they choose to recei…
AFDC
Program to distribute welfare benefits that formally was fede…
Block grants
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
146 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 3 - Federalism
VOCABULARY: Federalism
MAIN PROBLEM? Give three examples (fed…
VOCABULARY: Devolution
In other words.... devolution... provide…
Government authority shared by national and state governments
- Struggle: National Government vs. State Government or "Nati…
The effort in giving responsibility for many public programs…
the ability for the states to take on certain responsibilitie…
VOCABULARY: Federalism
Government authority shared by national and state governments
MAIN PROBLEM? Give three examples (fed…
- Struggle: National Government vs. State Government or "Nati…
56 terms
AP Government & Politics Chapter 3-Federalism
10th Amendment
Federalism
How many governments are in the U.S.?…
What are some powers of the federal go…
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitu…
The division of power between national and local governments
90,000-most are local
-declare war and peace ... -make treaties ... -foreign policy ... -reg…
10th Amendment
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitu…
Federalism
The division of power between national and local governments
29 terms
Mrs. Moll's AP Government and Politics - Federalism
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Commerce clause
Cooperative Federalism
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
The clause in the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause…
A system of government in which powers and policy assignments…
Block Grants
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Categorical Grants
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 3 - American Federalism
Federalism
Unitary system
Confederation
System of Federalism
The division of power between the national government and the…
Most power in central government, local areas cannot tax
Most power in state/local government
Power shared between national and state governments
Federalism
The division of power between the national government and the…
Unitary system
Most power in central government, local areas cannot tax
38 terms
Mrs. Moll's AP Government and Politics - Federalism
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Chisholm v Georgia (1793)
Commerce clause
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
The Amendment limits the jurisdiction of the federal courts t…
The clause in the Constitution (Article I, Section 8, Clause…
Block Grants
Federal grants given more or less automatically to states or…
Categorical Grants
Federal grants for specific purposes, such as building an air…
46 terms
AP US Government and Politics Chapter 3 Vocabulary- Federalism
Federal system
Confederation
Unitary system
Tenth Amendment
System of government where the national government and state…
Type of government where the national government derives its…
System of government where the local and regional governments…
The final part of the Bill of Rights that defines the basic p…
Federal system
System of government where the national government and state…
Confederation
Type of government where the national government derives its…
89 terms
AP Government and Politics- Federal Court System Notes
Litigation
Litigant
Indictment
Grand Jury
Court cases/activity- being a part of a lawsuit
The people involved in a court case... i.e. plaintiff or defendant
Document from the Grand Jury stating there is enough evidence…
Group of individuals that meet in secret to determine if some…
Litigation
Court cases/activity- being a part of a lawsuit
Litigant
The people involved in a court case... i.e. plaintiff or defendant
16 terms
AP Government and Politics- Federal Budget Process
Former Government Fiscal Year
Current Government Fiscal Year
Step One: Presidents budget request
OMB
July 1-June 30
October 1-September 30
-supposed to come by the first Monday in February
Presidents Office of Management and Budget ... - helps president…
Former Government Fiscal Year
July 1-June 30
Current Government Fiscal Year
October 1-September 30
AP US Government and Politics Vocab - Unit 4 Federalism
block grants
categorical grants
competitive federalism
cooperative federalism
a form of fiscal federalism where federal aid is given to the…
include project and formula grants and aim at assisting the s…
begun under Richard Nixon and known as the new federalism, th…
developed during the New Deal, it is characterized by the fed…
block grants
a form of fiscal federalism where federal aid is given to the…
categorical grants
include project and formula grants and aim at assisting the s…
12 terms
LPA AP US Government/ Politics Chapter 5: Federalism and the US Government
Republican Contract with America
Block Grants
Categorical Grants
Dual Federalism
unknown
grants given to states by the federal government; has less re…
grants given to the states by the federal government for spec…
first form of federalism; also known as "layered cake" federa…
Republican Contract with America
unknown
Block Grants
grants given to states by the federal government; has less re…
52 terms
AP Government: Constitution/Federalism/Political Behavior
supremacy clause
the ammendments
popular sovereignty
limited government
the Constitution is, by its own words, the supreme law of the…
which part of the Constitution is not part of the original do…
power resides with the people. government can govern only wit…
no government is all powerful. the government must obey the l…
supremacy clause
the Constitution is, by its own words, the supreme law of the…
the ammendments
which part of the Constitution is not part of the original do…
36 terms
AP US Government and Politics Ch 3 Vocab (Federalism)
AFDC
Block Grants
Categorical Aid
Conditions of Aid
Program to distribute welfare benefits that was formerly fede…
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
A federal grant for a specific purpose, often with accompanyi…
Federal rules that states must follow if they choose to recie…
AFDC
Program to distribute welfare benefits that was formerly fede…
Block Grants
A federal grant that could be used for a variety of purposes,…
16 terms
AP Government and Politics- Federal Budget Process
Former Government Fiscal Year
Current Government Fiscal Year
Step One: Presidents budget request
OMB
July 1-June 30
October 1-September 30
-supposed to come by the first Monday in February
Presidents Office of Management and Budget ... - helps president…
Former Government Fiscal Year
July 1-June 30
Current Government Fiscal Year
October 1-September 30
9 terms
AP American Government and Politics: The Federal Courts
standing to sue
class action suits
justiciable disputes
amicus curiae briefs
the requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
lawsuits in which a small number of people sue on behalf of a…
issues capable of being settled as a matter of law
legal briefs submitted by "a friend of the court" for the pur…
standing to sue
the requirement that plaintiffs have a serious interest in a…
class action suits
lawsuits in which a small number of people sue on behalf of a…
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