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political science
An important reason for why public policy and public opinion may not coincide in the United States is that... a) the American system of government includes arrangements, such as an appointed judiciary, which may produce policy decisions that run contraty to prevailing popular ...

us history
What big idea of American government does The House of Burgesses Fall under? Delf Government, Limited government, representative government or common law.

american government
Through the grants of power in Constitution,the Framers sought to: a)define the powers of state government b)create a government in which sovereignty was invested in the national government only c)enumerate the rights of individuals d)both empower government and limit it. IS B...

American Government
What is each of the following responsible for? Local government, State government, Federal government

American Government
What are the characteristics of American democracy? How does American democracy differ from the theory of democratic government?

american government/ economics
A constituion: is a unitary form of government., sets out the principles and structure of a government., is a part of federal system of government ., is devolped only for democratic governments. i think its b.if not correct please, thank you

American History
What statement best describes Jefferson's attitude toward government? A. He wanted a larger and more powerful government. B. He wanted a smaller federal government with reduced taxes, military, and bureaucracy. C. He believed that a government wasn't needed to run the United ...

American Government
Do you believe that the United States Government is following the Constitutions five basic principles of Popular Sovereignty, Limited Government, Seperation of Powers, Checks and Balances, and Federalism? List your reasoning for each please!

American Government
What are the implications for judicial review on American Democracy? Should any branch of government be able to review the actions and legislation of the others? Is this good for democracy or does it concentrate too much power in one branch???

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.

american government
there are five main principles that form the basis of rules that ensure our democratic government. discuss each and present an example that shows how our government is not obeying each principle

American Government
This is a matching part and I already got the rest but I can't get these two. Here are the questions from column 1: 1. metropolitan government 2. county government Here are the choices from column 2: d. form of government that began largely in the agricultural southern ...

History
A major purpose of Fort Gibson in Oklahoma Territory was to A. hinder Plains Indians’ attempts to migrate to eastern United States territory B. coordinate the resettlement of American Indians arriving from the American southeast during the early to mid-1800s C. civilize ...

American Government
if there was one fundamental element of American democracy what would it be?

American Govt
What expectations does the American public have of the federal government?

american government
judicial review is the power of the american courts to:

American Government
According to the Declaration of Independence, the power of the government is based on _____.

American Government
What is the consequence of the US recognizing a foreign government? Uhh..idk ;-; Help me plz.

american government
the government of u.s. is: federal, authoritian , unitary, parliamentary. i think its c or a

government
Why congress enabled to dominate the American government in the nineteenth century?

American Government
According to the Anti-Federelist, to strong a government meant?

american government
What is the most common form of government in the world today?

civics/american history 10th grade
How does the Constitution provide for the system of federalism in the American form of government?

us government
what are the six goals of american government as indentified in the preamble

american government
explain how and why entitlements affect government spending

American Government
What are some of the criticism of a democratic style of government ? ...

American Government
The Constitution created a confederate system of government?

Civics
Why did the framers of the constitution include the system of checks and balances? To ensure the powers of each branch of government are limited and checked by another branch To create a process for the American people to choose their representatives for government branches To...

american government
a government is ruled by one person who? presidential, constitutional, unitary, dictatorship,i thinks its a or d im not sure

American National Government
What is a current event example that illustrates the power of one branch of government to check another?

government
What factors enabled congress to dominate the American government in the nineteenth century? Was the problem a series of weak president?

American History
What does the Constitution not list the reserved powers of? The choices are Congress, President, state government, or national government

american government
2. In federalism, the national government (Points : 1)

american government
With unfunded mandates, the national government?

American Government
The fourth branch of government refers to

American Government
With which of the following statements would the Founding Fathers have disagreed? A.Government, which exists to regulate the behavior of the people, must itself be regulated. (B.) For the sake of simplicity, all the powers of government should be controlled by one small group ...

government
hey i need help in this question Is there ever a time where american citizens disagreed with the way the government is handling things in the past?

American government
The U.S. government is divided into three branches. What is this an example of? A. Separation of power*** B. Federalism C. Confederate system D. Interpretation

American Government PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER!!
6. The constitutional prohibition against laws respecting an establishment of religion must at least mean that, in this country, it is no part of the business of government to compose official prayers for any group of the American people to recite as part of a religious ...

American Government
Why aren't all forms of discrimination unconstitutional? In what cases might it make sense for the government to discriminate between types of people?

American Government
Which of the following individual actions most influences government and political decision making? B- voting in local and national elections.

american government
just to make sure my answers is A) national government the delegated powers belong to the:but the other choices are B)the states C) congress D)the president

american government
a federal government is one which:

social science
what are the effects of the declaration of independence and its influence on early american government? why is it still considered one of the most important documents in american history?

ASAP Help thankies everybody History
Why did Congress pass the Tariffs of 1816, which raised the price of British made goods? a. The government wanted to encourage people to buy American-made products to help American businesses grow. b. The government wanted to weaken the British economy and put British ...

American Government
Explain who the Federalists and Anti-Federalists were, then compare and contrast their views on the following issues: human nature, the proper scale of government, the nature of representation, separation of powers/checks and balances, the purpose of government, and stability ...

u s government
Who was the first u s government member that was an African american? Was it P.B.S. Pinchback? Pinchback was a Louisiana governor, but there were African-Americans elected to local offices before him. Joseph Rainey was the first African-American to serve in the U.S. government...

American Government
The nominating process? A.chooses new government officeholders. B.selects political-party leaders. C.narrows the field of possible candidates D.all the above

American History
What was one reform the Progressive movement achieved? direct election of U.S. senators reduction of government regulation religious involvement in government elimination of prohibition

American Government
Please check my answers 1. Which kind of policy was the troubled asset relief program (TARP)? A. It was a fiscal policy and I could buy the federal government to prevent inflation B. It was a monetary policy enacted by the federal government to expand the economy C. It was a ...

American Government Help
I have this question that I have to answer and I honestly have no idea what this means, American Government is my worst subject, I swear. Please help me? I'm comparing the U.S. constitution to the constitution of Colorado... Asses the merit of explicit versus constitutional ...

American Government
Citizens of the United States are required to do which of the following? A) memorize the Pledge of Allegiance. B) vote**** C) pay taxes D) marry an American citizen I choose B if not C maybe? Can you correct me if i'm wrong.. thanks!!

history part 2
Woodrow Wilson became president of the United States after winning the election of 1912. He won again in 1916. One of the reasons he won was his A. decision to send American troops to Europe to fight in World War I. B. record of helping reform American business and government...

American Government
Since the 1970s, the Supreme Court has interpreted the Equal Protection Clause as prohibiting the government from making "_____" distinctions between people. I honestly don't get this...Please help

American Government
The Constitution establishes rules that the United States government must observe. There are five main principles that form the basis of these rules and ensure our democratic government. In a minimum of three well-developed paragraphs, list, define, and discuss each of these ...

American Government
Does it matter if the Federal government or the state governments get to decide if the Federal government exceeded its authority? If yes, how? If the federal government decides if it has exceeded its authority, then obviously it's going to decide that it hasn't. The states are...

American Government
which of the following best describes the interpretation of the constitution by a strict constructionist? A. favors a powerful national government that exercises implied powers B. favors a strong president and the necessary and proper clause C. favors a very limited role for ...

american government
current information on what Congress is doing. Find out all you can about what Congress is up to and how their actions will influence the American population

American government
power is a. the influence another person's behavior by. having many advanced weapons c. achieving voluntary consensus among groups d. persuading people to act independently of government authority Is it D?

History
Which of the following is the most likely reason why many Mexicans were opposed to American investment in their country? PLEASE HELP! A. American leaders overthrew the successful government of Porfirio Díaz B. Many Mexicans wanted to invest their own money in property and ...

American Government
Share two examples in American history of how the people of America shifted their ideologies from one set of beliefs to another. Why did this happen? What were the political, economic and social conditions that led to this shift?

American History
What does American democracy mean to mean to you as an individual? What are some of the criticism of this style of government?

American government
American foreign aid might be used to support which of the following foreign policies? A) Deterrence B) Containment C) Collective Security*** D) Isolationism

government
yellow journalism, explain how the media may or may not influence American foreign policy? Basically, what affect can the media have on the government’s decisions?

American Government, Lesson 1 Unit 3
When the Framers created the legislative branch of government, why did they decide that this branch would have a bicameral structure?

american government
the electoral college: A) creates and enfores the rules for elections B)is the group who elects the president C) provides the training for each federal elected official ,D) is the last vestige of our old parliamentary government.

American government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...

american government
why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british empire D. to establish a...

American National Government
What is the American political system's greatest strengths and weaknesses? Here is what I have so far: One of the strengths is the federal government shares soveteignty with the states as well as the Supreme Court balancing the rights of each state. Earlier in history this ...

American National gOVERNMENT
Plea bargaining is another controversial practice in the American judicial system. Should the nature of the crime affect the defendant’s opportunity to plea bargain?

Social studies
1.why were American Indians asked to moved? 2. Did the u.s government have the right to ask American Indians to move? 3.what were the benefits of accepting gifts and moving to indian territory.?

American Government
Do you think the judicial branch is the least dangerous branch of government, why or why not?? Can you list an example that demonstrates the power of the supreme court??? I REALLY NEED HELP WITH THIS.

American National Government
Theodore Lowi suggested the remedy for cumbersome bureaucracy was returning to juridical democracy. delegating even more authority. reducing the size of government. throwing money at the problem.

government
all of the following are examples of groups that promote causes EXCEPT a. american civil liberties union b. american legion c. national rifle association d. sierra club i have NO clue. my guess would be... d

American Government
American foreign aid might be used to support which of the following foreign policy? A) Deterrence B) Containment C) Collective Security D) Isolationism My guess is B or possibly C? Definitely not A or D.

american government
American's founding have roots in: a)beliefs about the proper use of war b)commercial practices c)system of absolute rule d)religious beliefs IS D CORRECT ANSWER ?THANK YOU:)))

American National Government
The tendency of Congress to defer to the President in foreign policy has at times led to an American dictatorship. a plebiscitary presidency. an imperial presidency. active-positive presidents

American History
Discuss actions of the U.S. Government toward Native Americans from the colonial period until 1890. Describe three specific events or issues that demonstrate the Government attitude and desires. Question 68 answers

American History
Political parties are a principal means by which the people’s will is made known to the government and government is held accountable to the people. Briefly describe party functions that achieve these goals.

american government
which statement best describes the views stated in thomas paine’s common sense? A. citizens have the right to petition the government B. colonial government need a stronger system of courts C. colonies should declare their independence from Britain D. kings should dismiss ...

african american history
On what basis were African Americans petitioning the government? 3) What impact did the Revolutionary Period have on African American aspirations for freedom?

POL201:American National Government
Theodore Lowi suggested the remedy for cumbersome bureaucracy was (Points : 1) A)returning to juridical democracy. B) delegating even more authority. C) reducing the size of government. D) throwing money at the problem.

American Government
19. One of the main reasons the Founding Fathers created federalism was because they believed that *A- dividing power among the states and the national government would prevent any governmental entity from abusing its authority. *B- local governments, if left unchecked by the ...

History
Is anyone available to help me? I need to create a metaphor to describe the structure of our federal government The example they provided is "The American Government is a tripod; without each post, it would collapse." I can't find anything that fits very well. Any ideas on ...

American Government
What statement is true about the legislative branch? A. It is divided into a senate and a house of representatives B. Members are selected for life C. It has no real authority D. It is more powerful than any other branch of government.

History
Hai! Anyone Please Check This Answer Please! Which of the following is the most likely reason why many Mexicans were opposed to American investment in their country? A. American leaders overthrew the successful government of Porfirio Díaz.* B. Many Mexicans wanted to invest ...

American Government
7. Which of the following six organizing principles are evident in Articles I – III of the U.S. Constitution? Select all that apply. A. Limited government.*** B. Separation of powers. C. Judicial review.*** D. Checks and balances. 8. Which of the following did the Founding ...

history
which belief was held by most Progressives? a. the government should own American industries b. Houseing and health care should remain private c. the government should protect agricultural interests d. the government should intervene in unfair business practices i'm not sure ...

American government
How does the 10th amendment shown below demonstrate a constitutional provision for limiting government? The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people. A.) It ...

Government
What elements of American constitutionalism have proved most influential? Least influential? Why? and Why has federalism, an American invention, proved especially popular in other countries?

American Government
Describe the problems that surfaced under the Articles of Confederation (8-10 problems we discussed in class) soon after the Revolutionary War. Use these problems and give a brief overview of Article I, II, III, IV, V, VI and the Bill of Rights of the U.S. Constitution and ...

American Government PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER!!
7. Which of the following six organizing principles are evident in Articles I – III of the U.S. Constitution? Select all that apply. A. Limited government.*** B. Separation of powers. C. Judicial review.*** D. Checks and balances. 8. Which of the following did the Founding ...

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Why does the Constitution allow the Federal Government to levy taxes?The Constitution restricted the ablility of the Feds to tax and specifically forbids direct taxes like income tax, social security taxes and other payroll deductions. It was changed by Constitutional ...

Quote
Can someone tell me if this is accurate..."this was the first time in human history that a group of people consciously created a government where non had existed before"?. This is about the Pilgrims that came to America Somehow you assume the inhabitants of Virginia that ...

Am. History
As there was after World War II, there is a legitimate threat to Americans and the American way of life in the Post 9/11 world. Senator McCarthy used his influence to weed out suspected Communists from the American government. Are there any lessons to be learned from his ...

American History
Why did many revolutionary leaders shaping the government of the new nation begin to find the principle of democracy troubling? How did they attempt to balance democracy with other concerns in the new government?

American Government
I am having difficulty completing the following essay questions..... Explain the purpose of THE FEDERALIST PAPERS and their effect on American founding documents. What are standing committees in Congress? What duties and functions do they perform? Include examples from the ...

government
What does it mean when a question is asking about the fundamental elements of American democracy. I am to pick an element of American democracy that I would like to change and why but I am confused as to exactly what it is talking about. Could someone give me an example?

American Goverment
is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence. (Points : 1) Human agency Pure unfettered liberty the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty the concept of American exceptionalism

History Help?
What role did Stephen Austin play in the settlement of Texas by American colonists? He defeated Santa Anna's army, making it safe for colonists in the region. He convinced American colonists in Texas to declare their independence from Mexico. He received a large land grant and...

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