Whay are federal grant programs so important to state and local governments?

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Public administration/Govt

Whay are federal grant programs so important to state and local governments? This is another essay question I am workming on and am stuck as to where to begin. If you could help with some highlights or pointers I would greatly appreciate it. This course is very hard to me.

Civics

How would you categorize the obligations and services of state and local governments as compared to those of the federal government? State and local governments provide, useful services, while the federal government tends to provide unnecessary services. State and local ...

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federal grants to state or local governments that are for specific programs are call? i have block grants as an answer. someone please check for me

History

which statement best describes the unique relationship that tribal governments have with local, state, and federal governments

History

Why do you think state and local governments have a major role in providing important services? Why doesn't the federal government take on more of this role?

SS

Which of the following responsibilities are held by the federal government? Choose all that apply. (2 points) protecting national parks administering healthcare providing Social Security managing intercity traffic creating garbage collection services chartering city ...

American Government

Please check my answers 1. Which of the following make up the structure of nearly all county governments? (I need to choose 4 answers) A. Appointed bureaucrats B. Boards or commissions C. A county judge D. Elected officials E. A governing body F. A justice of the peace G. A ...

Medical billing and coding

Which of the following statements are true regarding Medicaid? A) Requirements are the same from state to state B)It is administered by state and local governments. C)It is only for those over 65 D)It is administered by the federal government

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Are there any jobs that you think should be switched among federal, state, and local governments? Why? is welare a job

Geography

What is the Australian local, state and federal governments' role in managing trade between the Asia-Pacific region?

AG

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American Government

Please check my answers 2. What does congressional power of the purse refer to? A. Congress taxes all individuals who earn money in the US B. Congress taxes all corporations who make a profit in the US C. Congress finances the federal government and all its programs D. ...

government

the provisions of the voting rights act of 1965 and its amendments of 1970, 1975, and 1982 apply to: a. all national, state, and local elections b. federal elections only c. state and local elections only d. all federal and state elections, but not to all local elections. HELP!!!

American Government

why does federalism create tension between state and national governments? A.) Both national and state governments share power. B.) state and local governments have no support from national government C.) states are not able to work with each other D.) the national government ...

social studies

what is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A. in a federal government local governments have the most power. In a confederate government a central government has the most power B. In a confederate government local governments have the...

science

The numerous places around the country where you can dispose of newspapers aluminum cans and glass bottles are examples of? a) federal programs to prevent erosion b) international cooperation c)states conserving energy d) federal programs for conserving precious minerals e) ...

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 ...

social studys

1.which precedent was established by the supreme court ruling in marbury v. madison A.the federal government has the power to regulate trade amoung the states B.State governments lack the authority to regulate federal bureaus. C. Federal courts determine the constitutionality ...

American Government

What is the purpose of city planning? (2 answers) a. to fulfill federal government requirements*** b. to correct past mistakes*** c. to create an opportunity for state and local governments to cooperate d. to gain federal funding for city planning efforts e. to fulfill ...

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Document F - Source:Richard B. Morris, The Basic Ideas of Alexander Hamilton. (1957). Clash Over States Rights "A firm Union will be of the utmost moment to the peace and liberty of the states, a barrier against domestic faction and insurrection.” (1787) “A state ...

Texas state history

1. What was a focus of the constitution of 1824? A. Effective economic principles B. State led governments C. Strong, central federal government *** D. Unification of all states 2.which important legislation did erasmo seguin help write? A.treaty of Córdoba B. The ...

History

Which of the following best describes the Framers’ intentions concerning the relationship between state and federal courts? A.Federal courts were to be the primary courts under the Constitution, hearing all important cases, i.e., felony criminal proceedings. B.The ...

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 ...

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 ...

Government US

What is the greatest restriction on appeals in the United States? a. the refusal by state appeals court judges to grant even a first appeal b. a federal law that bars in most instances a second federal appeal by a state prison inmate c. the lack of any formal right of appeal ...

Civics

Which of the following statements would you place in the section labeled F? F is under disadvantages of democracy. A. Very little holds the nation together, and local governments can leave anytime. B. The central and local governments may have conflicts and power struggles. C...

Civics

Which of the following statements would you place in the section labeled F? F is under disadvantages of democracy. A. Very little holds the nation together, and local governments can leave anytime. B. The central and local governments may have conflicts and power struggles. C...

finance

Which one of the following borrowing sectors is the least important in terms of funds raised in the credit markets? Answer U.S. markets state and local governments households farms corporate

Social Studies

Which of the following statements best describes a federal system of government? Independent states form an alliance and give up clearly defined and limited powers to a national government. The national government holds all power, creating and abolishing local governments as ...

Government

Please check my answer~ What is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A.In a federal government, local governments have the most power. In a confederate government, a central government has the most power. B.In a confederate government ...

American government

A shift toward cooperative federalism was evidenced by President Obama support of the silly bill that included temporary ________ funding for ________ function such as education and public safety. A. Federal;federal B. State;state C. State;federal D. Federal;state Is the ...

Intergovernmental Relations

I am doing a paper on the balance of power between federal local and state governments in the even of a national disaster. One of the questions posed to me was Should the federal government's superior financial resources supersede concerns about overcentralization. I feel that...

Government

The Intolerable Acts led to most directly to which event? A. Stamp Act Congress B. Constitutional Convention C. First Continental Congress D. Second Continental Congress The Framers Included the Supremacy Clause in the Constitution for the purpose of? A. giving the federal ...

Introduction to Juvenile Justice

I am having a hard time finding descriptions for federal, state, or local programs in social structure theory, social process theory and social conflict theory.

social studies

americans pay many different types of taxes to federal, state, and local governments. Choose the best example of a tax that we do NOT pay in the U.S.? A.payroll taxes B.value-added taxes C.sales taxes D.income taxes

Social Studies

In a federal system in government (also known as federation) the local and state governments share power with the central government, though the central has finally authorized. explain how this is different from a unitary system of government?

ss

1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

HISTORY

1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

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1. The first state to grant women equal suffrage was ______, in 1869 maryland whyoming califonia newyork 2. Which incident led to congress's declaring war on spain? explosion of the Maine arrest jose marti spanish ships on santinago capture of san juan hill 3. The first action...

History

16.)Which answer best describes the impact of the McCulloch vs. Maryland court case? A.)The case proved that federal banks had to follow state laws. B.)The case established the right for states to tax federal agencies. C.)The case proved that the states cannot challenge the ...

government

A shift towaard cooperative federalism was evidenced by President Obama's support of the stimulus bill that included temporary_______funding for_______functions such as education and public safety. A.federal;state B.state;state C.state;federal D.federal;state I think D; ...

social studies 8thssss

What was the impact of the New Deal programs on Georgians? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) Electricity was brought to rural areas.*** Relief was brought to citizens through the state or local governments.*** Elderly and unemployed workers were provided assistance.*** A 40-...

laws/georgia

1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

social studies.

1. The first state to grant women equal suffrage was _______, in 1869. b. Wyoming 2. Which incident leg to Congress's declaring war on Spain? a. explosion of the Maine 3. The first action of the Spanish-American War took place in ______. c. the Philippines 4. IN many cities ...

civics

The chart below describes the how the governments of two countries share power: Country A: 1. local and state government share power with the central government 2. the central government has final authority Country B: 1. local and state governments share power with the central...

civics 7th Grade

The chart below describes the how the governments of two countries share power: Country A: •local and state government share power with the central government •the central government has final authority Country B •local and state governments share power with the central ...

Civics

Two advantages of a confederation are that it ____ and ____. A. Prevents abuse of power by a national goverment ; preserves local identity. B. Concentrates power in state governments; make national goverment too weak to meet local needs C. Prevents abuse of power by state ...

Paralegal

# Identify the components of the diversionary program and initiatives within the NCJRS website- Woman & Girls in the Criminal Justice System. # Compare and contrast State and local programs as they contribute to successful reintegration and transition services. # Analyze ...

Please do Civics Essay thanks so much

Please Help with essay question. thanks!! In a federal system of government (also known as a federation), the local and state governments share power with the central government, though the central government has final authority. Eplain how this is different from a confederation.

AED 200

Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have in your local schools. Which agency do you feel has the most significant influence in making policy and curriculum decisions at the local level? Why? This is what I came up with. Please give me some input...

History

Which of the following is not a way that constitutions grant governments power? A)They explain the purpose of the government. B)They set up the structure of the government. C)They identify from which states federal government leaders will come. D)They name the powers given to ...

American History

I need help finding the powers and services of local and state governments States have constitutions that enumerate their powers (I'm not sure about services!). http://www.constitution.org/cons/usstcons.htm More local governments can be counties or cities or townships. Each ...

AE

Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have in your local schools. for the state of wisconsin can you help me find a website

Social Studies

How did Americans disagree over the role of federal and state governments before and during the Civil War? The North wanted the federal government to govern the entire country. The South wanted the states to have much more power. Anything else I could add and am I on track?

government LSN

HOW DO republicans and Democratic politicians differ on entitlement programs? - republicans feel that's state gov should have more authority then federal gov, and they oppose eliminating middle-class entitlement programs. what about democrats??

Government

1. How is the I.S. constitutional government designed? Select 2 that apply. - The Judicial System is controlled by the legislature - the three branches of government can check and balance each other - Powers not given to the federal government are reserved to the states - each...

Gov

How much leniency should be given to the federal and state governments in searching homes and collecting intelligence?

us history

In the homestead act - Who is entitled to secure a grant of land from the Federal Government? Can women secure such a grant in their own names, and if so, how?

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...

Social Studies

How did the Americans disagree over the role of federal and state governments before and during the civil war?

Social Studies

How did the Americans disagree over the role of federal and state governments before and during the civil war?

American 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." According to the 10th amendment which powers to the state have? (2 answers) a. The powers not delegated to the ...

Creating a Budget -HSM 220

Need help to complete assgnmnt for HSM 220 due Sunday 10/12 - will attach the Appendix C upon request, not enough room to post on site. Various budget approaches play an important role in resource allocation in human service org. The matrix budget consists of line-item, ...

english composition 2

Motivational letters are to encouraging positive action as diplomatic letters are to ? a.sustaining important personal and organizational relationships. b.dealing with local, state. and federal regulatory agencies c.resolving internet or external dispute d.soothing the ruffled...

english composition 2

Motivational letters are to encouraging positive action as diplomatic letters are to ? a.sustaining important personal and organizational relationships. b.dealing with local, state. and federal regulatory agencies c.resolving internet or external dispute d.soothing the ruffled...

LOCAL STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS

Local, state, and provincial governments may have specific regulations that apply to the physical space in a day care center. A typical requirement in these regulations is a minimum of _______ square feet of usable play space for each child. A. 35 B. 24 C. 10 D. 18

U.S. History

please tell me if these are right or not. my choice are in CAPS 1. the Antifederalists opposed the Costitution becasue they thought it a. gave the federal government too much power B. PROVIDED NO WAY TO CHANGE THE CONSTITUTION c. gave the state governments too much power d. ...

English

A local chamber of commerce is publishing a pamphlet. Its purpose is to encourage tourists to visit the area. Data provided by the state tourism office shows that campers tend to like this area of the state. Based on this data, what is the most important information to include...

CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government

my answers have * next to them 1. A political system that separates the law-making and law-enforcing branches is called what? (1 point) a federal system a parliamentary system a presidential system*** a unitary system 2. Which of the following statements best describes a ...

civics

I cannot find the answer to this question. In which local areas is the problem of balancing funding and services uasually most severe? a. rural areas, b. suburban areas, c. cities, d counties. I am guess the answer is D because the book states "local governments are facing ...

criminal justice

compare and contrast state and local programs as they contribute to successful integration and transition services

Social Studies

What was the general approach of the New Deal policies in responding to the Great Depression? 1: The New Deal sought to create federal government programs to improve the welfare of the American public. 2: The New Deal relied on the state and local government to repair the ...

Writing/ Science

I need help formulating topics for an essay. Topic: Why is it important to learn about local energy programs. How will one benefit from it. Thank you

Texas Government

According to the text, what is the current combined state and local sales tax rate in Texas? a. Texas has no state tax rate; only local rates apply. b. 2% c. 6.25% d. 8.25% A is the correct answer? Since in the text it says Texans pay only federal income taxes, as Texas is one...

English

In the State of Union Address the President promised to improve the faltering economy, to increase the amount of federal funding available for the art programs and ?

American Constitutional Law

If a state court decides a case on independent and adequate state grounds, the Supreme Court will: A. not review the federal issues. B. review the federal issues if they are parallel to the state issues. C. review all federal issues. D. vacate the state decision. Is it B?

Civics

1.)Why do states establish licensing boards for various professions? 2.) What would happen to the country's school districts if the federal and state governments didn't provide any financial assistance?

American History

If one leve of government provides money to another level of government and it is distributed according to a particular set of rules that specify who is eligible for the grant and how much each eligible applicant will receive, it is known as a_____. A.) Block grant B/) Project...

political science

the system of government in the state of CA can be described as : a.unitary system b.federal system 18).the constitution grants state governments: a. enumerated powers c.enumerated and defined powers

Economics

Is the federal budget deficit harmful to the U.S. economy? Should we consider a Constitutional Amendment to balance the federal budget? I think it is because to much money is going into things we don't need.Yes we should that way we could keep it all balance and secure.I am ...

AE

Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have in local schools.

government again

Identify three sources of revenue for state and local governments, and three major categories of state and local expenditures. http://www.lao.ca.gov/2000/calfacts/2000_calfacts_state_budget.html

AED

Identify the roles district, state, and federal government agencies have in your local schools.

AED

I am trying to find sources with information about exemplary programs in my state (Kentucky). The exemplary programs can be state, school district, or community related that help meet the needs of at-risk students. Thank you.

Civics

Which service do both state and local governments provide? enforcing zoning regulations issuing drivers licenses maintaining a police force building schools

Criminal procedures

Do you think the Bill of Rights should apply to all state and local governments? If not all ten which ones

political science

Please help Thank you Examining and criticizing the policies and proposals of the majority party is a function of ? The majority party Foreign governments The minority party Government bureaucrats The judicial branch The power an interest group exerts is generally dependent ...

Health

If HIPAA rules are sticter than state law, which standard should you follow and why? This is what I beleive the answer is. Could somebody confirm that I'm at least on the right trail or that this is right or wrong? Answer: The stritest law prevails, whether it's state or ...

american history

A series of legislative acts passed under the Grant administration in 1870 and 1871 authorized federal protection for black suffrage through the use of the Army against the Ku Klux Klan. Together, these were known as the _______ Acts. A. Reconciliation B. Force C. Grant D. ...

Social Studies

A series of legislative acts passed under the Grant administration in 1870 and 1871 authorized federal protection for black suffrage through the use of the Army against the Ku Klux Klan. Together, these were known as the _______ Acts. A. Klan B. Force C. Reconciliation D. Grant

EDU

differences between local, state, and federal roles in public elementary and secondary education. Bullet points are acceptable

American Governement

Which of a function of state governments that is not a function of the federal government? A)creation of a public school system B)collection of taxes**my answer C)regulation of interstate commerce D)punishment for crimes

world history

help please.... why was the International Organizations important In history? Whay was the Reconstruction of Europe and Japan important in history?

Civics

The U.S. federal and state governments are similar because both levels of government have the power to declare war on a nation collect taxes from citizens trade with foreign countries *** print currency and control banks

History

8.)Andrew Jackson was a supporter of which of the following? A.)Abolition of slavery B.)Limited federal government*** C.)Implied powers of the Supreme Court D.)Preservation of Native American land B? 9.)Which answer best describes an important outcome of the Gibbons v. Ogden ...

200

Most public schools are supported financially by district, state, and federal government agencies. Identify the roles each of these agencies has in your local schools. Which agency do you feel has the most significant influence over policy and curriculum decisions for local ...

Economics

Programs aimed only at people who are poor or disabled are known as? a. social insurance programs b. governmental programs c. federally funded programs d. public assistance programs

Government

1. "A peice of coastal land, and surrounding fishing areas, has been occupied by a fishing society for centuries. This society does not have any government, or knowledge that any larger government rules over them" Do political scientists consider the society described here to ...

Government

How has the clean air act increased the power of the federal government relative to the power of the state governments?

ACC 105

Employee Form W-2 Information Roach, Kelly Volpe, Ralph Myer, Randi Ford, Kenneth Carmen, Chrissy Zuber, Hal 1. Wages, tips, other compensation 2. Federal income tax withheld 3. Social security wages 4. Social security taxes withheld 5. Medicare wages and tips 6. Medicare tax ...

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