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government
There is much debate in our country about activist judges and strict constructionist judges. Do you believe that judges should be limited to interpreting what the constitution and federal laws say?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 3:47pm

government
Elaborate procedures cloud the real purpose and avoid outcomes that could be criticized.
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 11:48am

government
Why would bureaucrats become more concerned that elaborate procedures are followed, as opposed to achieving certain substantive outcomes? What political relationships cause this result?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 10:34am

just a question
Can efforts to reinvent government solve the problems associated with bureaucracies? Why or why not?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 4:45am

American Government
Bureaucracy-They say red tape is partly a consequence of “bigness” but more typically a result of legal and political requirements. Is this a sufficient explanation? Is there more red tape in government than these two factors can explain?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:48am

Criminal Justice
How does the structure of the government relate to the criminal justice system?
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:10am

government
Committee chair people usually have a lot of power. If they're deprived of power, it may mean that they have fallen out of favor with their party. Our local Representative, formerly a moderate, seems to be fighting hard to hang on to his committee chairmanship by kowtowing...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 3:30pm

government
In gov't what does ommittee reforms that have taken power away from chairs represent?
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 3:24pm

government
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Friday, October 19, 2012 at 7:33pm

government
Keke, Dora, Karen -- please use the same name for your Jiskha posts.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 7:01pm

government
http://www.sparknotes.com/us-government-​and-politics/american-government/the-pre​sidency/section3.rhtml
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 7:00pm

government
How has the presidency role changed since it's inception to today? How has the public's perception of the presidency changed?
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 6:51pm

US Government
1. When? Where? 2. Yes. 3. U.S. Constitution
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 5:26pm

American government
You're welcome.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 5:00pm

american government
ok thank you
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:57pm

American government
Study these features of Congress: party voting, powerful speaker of the House, highly specialized committee structure, etc. You need to answer these questions about each of the features: Do they (a) lead to more or less logical and coherent policies? (b) lead to more or less ...
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:38pm

Modern world studies
7. The French philosopher Baron de Montesquieu believed that the power of a government __________.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:34pm

american government
I dont understand what they are asking
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:33pm

American government
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Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:26pm

american government
Consider the following features of Congress (including some that no longer apply), and discuss the policy implications of each. Does they (a) lead to more or less logical and coherent policies? (b) lead to more or less representation of various local and parochial interests? (...
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:20pm

US Government
1. What was a major contributor to the increase in problems related to health, education, housing, and other social issues? 2. As part of the admission process, delegates must be elected to draft what document? Ans: The constitution? 3. The powers of the national government ...
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:14pm

social studies and government
http://www.google.com/search?q=marbury+m​adison&rlz=1C1GGGE_enUS379US379&oq=marbu​ry+madison&sugexp=chrome,mod=0&sourceid=​chrome&ie=UTF-8 Read widely, and let us know what you discover.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 9:45am

social studies and government
what were the arguments between marbury and madison.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 9:38am

American National Government
You have defined important issues and stuck question marks at the ends of two declarative sentences, but you have not asked any questions. Are you asking for legal opinions? Try reading the Supreme Court decisions.
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 1:47am

American National Government
Several controversial Supreme Court cases have come out of GITMO. One fundamental question that has been debated, but not clearly resolved, is to what extent the war on terror justifies the President's indefinite detention of "enemy combatants" without the ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 11:26pm

History
The Iroquois form of government was a democracy. They had councilmen for each tribe just like how the US have councilmen for each sate. They also had women rights.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 6:54pm

7th grade social studies Ms.Sue please
1. What enabled people of northern Italy to sponsor learning? (1 point) Martin Luther's ideas a mild climate wealth from trade help from the Germany government 2. What did German leaders want during the Reformation? (1 point) to increase the pope's power to collect ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 3:26pm

US Government
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madisonian_​Model
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 3:17pm

US Government
Critics argue that they slow down decision-making and create conflict. Evaluate the criticisms, and explain the justification for continuing the Madisonian model.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 3:05pm

English
Hello. I'll be grateful for your help. Is it possible to use -ing forms after the verbs "ban", "prohibit" and "forbid", for example: 1)The government bans funding such organizations. 2)The state prohibits using such technologies. 3)French law ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 1:59pm

History
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iroquois#Go​vernment
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 8:15pm

History
Compare the Iroquois form of government to that of the United State?
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 8:12pm

History
The Magna Carta laid the foundation for a written social contract between the government and the people. True* False It protected the rights and property of all those considered to be free men. True * False It limited the king's power to tax without the consent of his free...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 2:38pm

U.S History
Okay so i have the answers but i would like to know if i have them right. may someone tell me which ones are right and wrong ? Which of the following describes Loyalists? (1 point) A. They decided to fight against the British. B. They supported British taxation. C. They ...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:00am

physics
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials’ boat pulls up next to the spy’s boat, both boats reach the edge of a 5.1 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 17 m/s and the officials...
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:27pm

government
Are these your choices? A)democracy was the most important political value B)freedom must be protected at all costs C)the Constitution should balance order, liberty, and popular sovereignty D)a monarchy should be established to ensure order I'll be glad to check your answer.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 2:22pm

government
Despite their differences, the Founding Fathers all agreed that _____.
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 2:08pm

Government
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Monday, October 15, 2012 at 1:15pm

Government
Write a 1,000-word report on two different ways that you, as a young citizen, can become active in politics that would help promote causes that you believe in. You may choose a specific organization that is politically active. In the report, tell the goals of that organization...
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:57pm

social studies 9
Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, and the rights of people.
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 11:48pm

SOCIAL STUDIES PLEESE HELP ME
THE ANSWERS ARE NOT IN MY BOOK, MS SUE AND IF THEY WERE THEN I WOULDN'T ASK FOR HELP Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, ...
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 10:31pm

SOCIAL STUDIES 9
I really need help on this question so please help me. Make an organizer to compare government under a republic (the commonwealth), an abcolute monarchy, and a constitutional monarchy. Use the following headings: the ruler, the role of law, and the rights of people.
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 9:27pm

Econ
I have spent a few hours on this question. Can anyone help? The demand for Healthy Wheat Cookies is downward sloping, while the supply is upward sloping. Healthy Wheat Cookies are a normal good produced mainly from wheat and sugar. The government recently put a price floor on ...
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 11:40pm

Statistics (Math)
A government report looked at the amount borrowed for college by students who graduated in 2000 and had taken out student loans. The mean amount was = $ 17 , 776 and the standard deviation was s = $12,034. The quartiles were Q 1 = $9900, M = $15,532, and Q 3 = $22,500. The ...
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 3:27am

Algebra 2
A company placed $1,000,000 in three different accounts. It placed part in short term notes paying 4.5% per year, twice as much in government bonds paying 5%, and the rest in utility bonds paying 4%. The income after one year was $45,500. What are the three equations needed to...
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 9:22pm

Algebra 2
A company placed $1,000,000 in three different accounts. It placed part in short term notes paying 4.5% per year, twice as much in government bonds paying 5%, and the rest in utility bonds paying 4%. The income after one year was $45,500. What are the three equations needed to...
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 6:28pm

social studies
Is the Lake District in Scotland or England in the United Kingdom? Is the National Trust a government organization?
Friday, October 12, 2012 at 12:10am

government
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Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 6:01pm

government
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Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 6:00pm

government
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Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 5:59pm

government
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Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 5:59pm

government
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Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 5:59pm

history
Which of the following was a problem faced by the average Chinese citizen during the Song dynasty? the shrinking use of the civil service exam and thus the lack of opportunity to obtain a government position the control of the Chinese treasury by northern invaders led to ...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 5:13pm

science
A spy in a speed boat is being chased down a river by government officials in a faster craft. Just as the officials’ boat pulls up next to the spy’s boat, both boats reach the edge of a 5.3 m waterfall. The spy’s speed is 16 m/s and the officials’ speed is ...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 1:20pm

English
World War II was a truly (global pacifist) struggle, fought in all parts of the world by people of every race and background global? She is never bored because she has great (enigma diversity) of interests ranging from folk dancing to mathematics diversity? The applicants for...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:15pm

English
World War II was a truly (global pacifist) struggle, fought in all parts of the world by people of every race and background global? She is never bored because she has great (enigma diversity) of interests ranging from folk dancing to mathematics diversity? The applicants for ...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:09pm

hist
Which of the following was a problem faced by the average Chinese citizen during the Song dynasty? a.the shrinking use of the civil service exam and thus the lack of opportunity to obtain a government position b.the control of the Chinese treasury by northern invaders led to ...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 6:48pm

us history
TJ expanded the powers of the federal government by allowing the government to expand the territory of the U.S. This was done, of course, through the Louisiana Purchase. This was a very Federalist move, considering this required a loos interpretation of the Constitution, thus ...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 4:43pm

AP US History
TJ expanded the powers of the federal government by allowing the government to expand the territory of the U.S. This was done, of course, through the Louisiana Purchase. This was a very Federalist move, considering this required a loos interpretation of the Constitution, thus ...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 4:38pm

English
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 10:13am

Social Studies
How does Government contribute to the prosperity of England?
Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:28am

Health and Nutrition
What are the government regulations surrounding dietary supplements?
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 8:17pm

AP Human Geography
Identify the relationships between religion and government/political power in some regions of the world. I have a huge test tommorow! Please answer this, i love ya'll! <3
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 12:11am

world history
6. After its conquest by Alexander the Great, the government of the Persian Empire A. was transformed into a democratic monarchy. B. became a democracy. C. was ruled by a traditional Macedonian monarchy. [D. was maintained more or less intact.]
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 3:11pm

world history
2. In forming his government, Asoka recruited what group to serve as bureaucrats? A. Traditional Brahman elites [B. The Buddhist clergy] C. The military elite D. The rising merchant class
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 2:30pm

World History
economic force: natural resources, trade, recession, economic philosophy political force: government social force: class system, mores, culture
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 9:10pm

World Civilization IV
A government only function with the support of the governed. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colonial_go​vernment_in_the_Thirteen_Colonies
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 11:06am

American Government
I agree that C is the best answer.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 12:21pm

American Government
I have went back and re read my chapter I'm still having problems with this question. I have changed my answer from B to C less accurate than the idea that Americans form many publics, which differ greatly in such things as the level of attention thy pay to politics. ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 11:19pm

American Government
I have went back and re read my chapter I'm still having problems with this question. I have changed my answer from B to C less accurate than the idea that Americans form many publics, which differ greatly in such things as the level of attention thy pay to politics. ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 11:18pm

American Government
I disagree.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:42pm

American Government
The term "public opinion" is frequently used in reference to all of American society. This perspective is? A. accurate, since Americans are one people and indivisible B. less accurate than view of public opinion based on majority, since the political system operates ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:32pm

American Government
d.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:05pm

American Government
A member of Congress who wants to act on what the majority of his or her constituency thinks on a particular issue would be advised to respond to which of the following indicators? A. letters from constituents B. the editorial positions of newspapers in the country C. PUBLIC ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 9:52pm

THE AGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE AMERICAN EXPERIMENT
The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. a ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 10:40am

government
What are your choices? What is your answer?
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:10pm

government
set of land boundaries of a state?
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:03pm

world history
Can someone help me on this? or give me a link that explains it to me? I have no idea what these things are saying... Read the following five document excerpts, and then write one well-organized paragraph summarizing the reasons many Americans felt pushed toward independence. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 2:54pm

American History
1. The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. A single legislative body B. A chief executive C. The right of the legislature to assess taxes D. The Northwest Ordinance 2. Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. Newfoundland. B. ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 12:26pm

American Government -
male land owners
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 11:44am

American Government -
In most States, the right to vote was originally denied to all but which one of the following groups?
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 9:33am

American Gov
I have to disagree with the esteemed MsSue on the first one: Originally, the "Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State, chosen by the Legislature thereof for six Years; and each Senator shall have one Vote." The 17th Amendment ...
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 2:07pm

American Gov
I disagree with both of your answers. State legislators serve their individual states, thus limiting the power of the federal government.
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 1:33pm

American Gov
2. Members of the Senate were originally chosen by the House of Representatives- True? 7. Which of the following does not serve to limit the power of the federal government? a. Tenth Amendment b. voting rights c. state legislators d. Bill of Rights C? Thanks -MC
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 1:23pm

social studies
http://voices.yahoo.com/history-minoan-c​ivilization-ancient-crete-436350.html see government.
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 4:30pm

social studies
what kind of government did the minoans have ?
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 4:25pm

economics
1. (1 point) Consider two individuals considering how many iced coffee drinks to buy during the coming week. Person A is willing to pay a maximum of €10 for the first drink, €8 for the second, €5 for the third, and €1 for the fourth. Person B would be ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 5:55am

us history
Also add that no national statutes could be passed without the approval of all 13 states, making federal laws difficult to pass. You already mentioned the fact that the central government was meant to be weak and did not have the power to tax, which are the revolutionary ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:09pm

AP US History help?
I know this is really long... but I can't figure it out for the life of me. If you don't want to answer the whole question that is fine. I'm greatful for whatever I can get. Also links to websites with the information is also helpful. Thanks!! Directions: Read the ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 6:04pm

Economic
If I am selling something, do I determine how much profit I will make? Do consumers determine how much profit I will make? or Will government determine how much profit I will make? Just think about Apple, why are they so successful?
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 3:04pm

Economic
Who controls what is sold in a free enterprise system? it is Producers Government or Consumers
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 2:45pm

Government
You're very welcome.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 12:05pm

Government
Thank You
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:54am

Government
The simplest definition is that it ensures that every US citizen who is legally an adult cannot be prevented from registering or voting. Be sure to read through the obvious Related Questions below.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:38am

Government
What is a simple definition of The Voting Rights Act of 1965?
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 11:29am

us history
describe the structure of the central(federal) government under the Articles of Confederation. What revolutionary principles were enacted though this structure? Why did the structure fail to created an enduring government? ----------------------------------------​- It ...
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 10:30pm

writing
I have been trying to work on this assignment and I am not really understanding it and I try to get help from my teacher and she keeps sending me this and telling me when I do this she will help me with the rest but I don't understand this and I have told her this and she ...
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 6:45pm

US Government
Please explain how you'd like us to help you. What don't you understand about this assignment?
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 3:33pm

US Government
ive already read this, i need some help more help please.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:27pm

US Government
http://www.america.gov/st/usg-english/20​08/April/20080416002922eaifas0.5097315.h​tml http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Stat​es_Constitution
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:14pm

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