Flashcards - The U.S Legislative Branch

Flashcards - The U.S Legislative Branch
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bureaucracy
A bureaucracy is \""""a body of non-elective government officials\"""" and/or \""""an administrative policy-making group\""""
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United States Congress
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two chambers: the Senate and the House of Representatives
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implied powers
Implied powers, in the United States, are those powers authorized by a document that, while not stated, seem to be implied by powers expressly stated
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House of Representatives
The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress alongside the Senate
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House of Representatives
The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress alongside the Senate
implied powers
Implied powers, in the United States, are those powers authorized by a document that, while not stated, seem to be implied by powers expressly stated
United States Congress
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two chambers: the Senate and the House of Representatives
bureaucracy
A bureaucracy is \""""a body of non-elective government officials\"""" and/or \""""an administrative policy-making group\""""
committees
A committee is a body of one or more persons that is subordinate to a deliberative assembly
constitutional amendment
A constitutional amendment refers to the modification of the constitution of a nation or state
Issue networks
Issue networks are an alliance of various interest groups and individuals who unite in order to promote a single issue in government policy
legislature
A legislature is a deliberative assembly with the authority to make laws for a political entity such as a country or city

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