Which of the following statements about congress is not true? a.) in the senate, seniority still plays a role as to who is appointed committee chairpeople b.) in the house, rules on debate are more restrictive than in the senate
the role of the house rules committee is played in the senate by the a. president pro tempore b. president of the senate c. whip d. majority floor leader House leaders may use any of these calendars to schedule debate on a bill
A bill has been approved in the House and Senate, albeit in slightly different versions. The bill now goes to the president for her/his veto or signature. a conference committee. the standing committees in the House and Senate
1. The US Senate is composed of 2 senators from each of the 50 states. For a treaty to be ratified, at least two-thirds of the senators present must approve the treaty. Suppose all senators are present and 48 of them have voted in
1. The U.S. Constitution's Article I, Section 1 created the office for the U.S. president. A) True B) False 2. The term of office for a House member is two years. A) True B) False 3. Two requirements for members of the House are
A bill has been approved in the House and Senate, albeit in slightly different versions. The bill now goes to A) the president for her/his veto or signature. B) a conference committee. C) the standing committees in the House and
What does the term â€œfilibusterâ€ mean, and how is it used by individual Senators and for what purposes? What does â€œclotureâ€ mean, and how is it used by the leadership of the Senate and for what purposes?
Who's job is it to line up the votes of the members of the party that holds the most seats in a chamber? A) president pro tempore B) Speaker of the house C) Minority whip D) majority whip **** The president of the Senate also