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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 ...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 10:02pm by tina

American Government
Its supposed to be an essay, between 600 to 700 words, all together, But I can't find how to do it, I tried but american government its not a stong subject for me. Can you help?
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:41pm by Jessica

American Government
What is each of the following responsible for? Local government, State government, Federal government
Saturday, August 23, 2008 at 11:44am by Sadie

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...
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 8:26pm by vedrana

us history
What big idea of American government does The House of Burgesses Fall under? Delf Government, Limited government, representative government or common law.
Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 6:28pm by Ali

American National Government
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 3:57pm by Ms. Sue

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
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 12:13am by Anonymous,

American gov't
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 4:39pm by Ms. Sue

Friday, October 19, 2012 at 6:51pm by Ms. Sue

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???
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 6:43pm by ggift

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!
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 12:23pm by Amy

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.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:30pm by Gayle

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
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at 1:55pm by emma

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 ...
Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 10:35am by Cheryl

social studies
Friday, January 25, 2013 at 7:31pm by Ms. Sue

world history
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:28pm by Ms. Sue

American Government
if there was one fundamental element of American democracy what would it be?
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at 3:14pm by Denise

American Govt
What expectations does the American public have of the federal government?
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 6:34pm by Gregory

american government
What Judicial reveiw is the power of the American courts to
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 7:31pm by Margo

american government
What Judicial reveiw is the power of the American courts to
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 7:31pm by Anonymous

American Government
implications of judicial review are American democracy
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 6:43pm by Anonymous

american government
judicial review is the power of the american courts to:
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:12pm by melissa

American Governement
If you'll start with why you trust the American government, I'll add to your list.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 10:35pm by Ms. Sue

U.S. Government
Our country and government issues are so complex that many small groups essentially decide our government policies. Check this site for more information.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 10:21pm by Ms. Sue

american government
the government of u.s. is: federal, authoritian , unitary, parliamentary. i think its c or a
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 3:09pm by Anonymous,

us government
what are the six goals of american government as indentified in the preamble
Friday, February 20, 2009 at 12:56pm by mary

american government
What is the most common form of government in the world today?
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:10am by Anonymous

Why congress enabled to dominate the American government in the nineteenth century?
Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 7:54pm by may

american government
explain how and why entitlements affect government spending
Thursday, January 21, 2010 at 6:07am by russ

American Government
What are some of the criticism of a democratic style of government ? ...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at 11:26pm by bubba

American Government
The Constitution created a confederate system of government?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:21pm by Isis

american government
Right. They gave the federal government limited powers.
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 8:26pm by Ms. Sue

American Government
According to the Anti-Federelist, to strong a government meant?
Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 1:55pm by Patricia Smith

American Government
I don't know the date It is suppose to be in The American Democracy by: Thomas E. Patterson Eighth Edition Please Help me
Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 5:27pm by keturaqh

American Government
The last part of the speech definitely invokes the power and symbolism of the American dream.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 9:57pm by Ms. Sue

American Government
According to the Declaration of Independence, the power of the government is based on _____.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 8:23am by Kease.F.DCPS

American Government
Does the government still discriminate against colored people in Alabama? How?
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 12:49pm by Ms. Sue

what are goals for American Government as Stated in the Preamble?
Friday, March 23, 2007 at 3:09pm by gabrielle

american government
2. In federalism, the national government (Points : 1)
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 8:26pm by Ben

american government
2. In federalism, the national government (Points : 1)
Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 10:07pm by Ben

civics/american history 10th grade
How does the Constitution provide for the system of federalism in the American form of government?
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 9:09pm by GABBY:)

Your question is incomplete. Who or what did Congress enable to dominate the American government in the 19th century?
Sunday, November 30, 2008 at 7:54pm by Ms. Sue

American National Government
What is a current event example that illustrates the power of one branch of government to check another?
Wednesday, February 3, 2010 at 11:16am by Sarai

American Government
Please ask your teacher to explain. Perhaps she means that the people -- not the government -- discriminate in Alabama.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 12:49pm by Ms. Sue

american government
a federal government is one which:
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 3:11pm by Anonymous,

american government
We call it the "federal" government.
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 3:09pm by GuruBlue

American Government
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 2:00pm by Ms. Sue

american government
a government is ruled by one person who? presidential, constitutional, unitary, dictatorship,i thinks its a or d im not sure
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 12:15am by Anonymous,

What factors enabled congress to dominate the American government in the nineteenth century? Was the problem a series of weak president?
Saturday, November 22, 2008 at 6:00pm by tt

American History
What does the Constitution not list the reserved powers of? The choices are Congress, President, state government, or national government
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:18pm by Jack

US History
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:34pm by Ms. Sue

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 ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:07pm by Isis

American History
I guess the U.S. government did not take terrorism seriously. And the American people were stunned after the tragedy, Ms. Sue.
Friday, September 3, 2010 at 6:12pm by AL 92

american government
Although our government could be considered a part of the social contract political theory, I would be inclined to agree.
Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 6:27pm by Brandon

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?
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10:33am by sara

american government
the judicary's satus as an iindependent branch of the national government rests on the judicial review which grants the judiciary the authority
Friday, July 2, 2010 at 7:12pm by Anonymous

Here's your original question. " Write a position paper on how British policies spurred the growth of representative government during the colonial period. American history 1700's. After the French Indian war." Yes, you take sides. You need to answer this question: How did ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:01pm by Ms. Sue

American history
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:12pm by Ms. Sue

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?
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 12:49pm by Nannielee

american government
Unitary government
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:10am by Melissa

American Government
Are these your choices? A) leaders are the trustees of the people. B) a weak government is always preferable to a strong government. C) all legislative and executive action should be controlled through judicial power. D) power must be used to offset power. Which do you think ...
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 10:19pm by Ms. Sue

American Government
BUT... In the current system, private banks are for-profit businesses but government regulation places restrictions on what they can do. The Federal Reserve System is a part of government that regulates the private banks
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 1:05pm by HM

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?
Monday, September 21, 2009 at 7:29pm by chris

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
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 11:23pm by Anonymous,

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 ...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 11:51am by thegirlwhoneedsyourhelp<3

american government
Entitlements such as Social Security payments are promised by law. It would require an act of congress to change the amount spent by the government.
Thursday, January 21, 2010 at 6:07am by drwls

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...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 10:05am by Holly

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 ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 1:02pm by Anonymous

American Government
Hmmm! I thought you were looking for examples of instances when discrimination by a government body was advantageous. I must have read your first post wrong ... but I don't think I did!
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 12:49pm by Writeacher

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
Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:46pm by Alex

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...
Friday, February 9, 2007 at 9:48pm by Lauren

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?
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at 4:11pm by Sandra

American National Government
When I sent you my information I sent the wrong thing. I know that the ACLU is not anti-American. Sorry.
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 8:55pm by B.B.

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 ...
Friday, October 22, 2010 at 11:17am by Cheryl

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
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 4:01pm by John Delarosa

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
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 1:43pm by Roseanna

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
Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at 5:45pm by dokl

i want a news article for my government class to write about what the American Press is saying about the government
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 5:13pm by mary

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?
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 12:33am by Linda

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 ...
Monday, November 23, 2009 at 8:00pm by B.B.

yellow journalism, explain how the media may or may not influence American foreign policy? Basically, what affect can the media have on the governmentís decisions?
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 11:12am by Amanda

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.
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 10:58pm by Anonymous,

American Government
Missy -- are you saying that you don't understand a site for elementary school students? "Legislative Branch The legislative branch of government is made up of the Congress and government agencies, such as the Government Printing Office and Library of Congress, that provide ...
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 2:06pm by Ms. Sue

American National gOVERNMENT
Plea bargaining is another controversial practice in the American judicial system. Should the nature of the crime affect the defendantís opportunity to plea bargain?
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 1:06pm by Anonymous

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.
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 8:08pm by ggift

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.
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 9:51am by Heather

American Government
Because of the balance of powers, no single branch of government is more powerful than another. Courts can overrule laws past by legislatures (t they are unconstitutional), and presidents can veto their laws.
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 2:06pm by drwls

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
Thursday, December 27, 2007 at 12:35am by jere

american government
Are these your choices? a. the unequal distribution of property. b. the American political tradition of association. c. the system of separation of powers in America. d. the spirit of individualism. e. the concept of majority rule. I'll be glad to check your answer.
Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 10:20pm by Ms. Sue

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:)))
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 10:49am by vedrana

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
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 9:46am by Heather

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
Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 7:28am by Arielle

American Government
Least dangerous branch????? As a true American citizen, I believe that all three branches of government are beneficial to our country. None of them are dangerous! To me, the most memorable of the Supreme Court decisions was Brown vs. the Board of Education in which the Court ...
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 8:08pm by Ms. Sue

american government
What kind of delegated powers are you talking about? The Constitution delegates certain powers to different branches of the federal government. Undelegated powers are reserved for the states.
Saturday, September 20, 2008 at 11:23pm by drwls

Pol 201 American National Goverment
In creating a new government, the Framers sought to MY answer is (A) (A) duplicate the best of English tradition and institutions. (B) scrap everything British. (C) create a democratic government. (D) reaffirm their commitment to a monarchy.
Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:14am by karen

POL 201 American National Government
Theodore Lowi suggested the remedy for cumbersome bureaucracy was (Points : 1) returning to juridical democracy. delegating even more authority. reducing the size of government. throwing money at the problem.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 8:42pm by nena

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.
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 2:06pm by Missy

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?
Thursday, May 28, 2009 at 10:34pm by Paul

American Government
The principle of self-government emphasizes majority rule whereas the principle of liberty emphasizes individual rights. These principles
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 1:58pm by mike

POL 201
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:26pm by Ms. Sue

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