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The Constitution provides for a separation of powers. What does this mean?

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  1. It basically means that the Constitution created a separation of powers, being the 3 branches of government: Legislative, Executive, and Judicial.

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  2. The legislature is there to make laws.

    The president is there to execute laws (see that they are enforced).

    The judiciary is there to make sure all is constitutional.

    Separation = no one is to do the others' jobs!

  3. and nobody gets to much power over one another! :-)

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  4. OK, I understand thanks so much

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