1. American Government

    Why do presidents prefer federal judges who tend to agree with their views?
  2. American Government

    Why do presidents prefer federal judges who tend to agree with their views?
  3. History

    The want concert, arising from the want of a general authority and from clashing and dissimilar views in the State, has hitherto frustrated every experiment..., and will continue to do so as long as the same obstacles to a uniformity of measures continues to exist- Federalist ...
  4. 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?
  5. politics

    Which of the following is a restriction on congressional power over the federal courts? A. The power to create or expand federal courts B. Judges being constitutionally appointed for life terms C. The authority of Congress to enact spending and revenue laws D. The ability to ...
  6. American Government

    3. Which philosophers of the European Enlightenment influenced the founding documents of American government through their theory of social contract? A. Michel de Montaigne and Denis Diderot B. Charles de Montesquieu and Mary Wollstonecraft C. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke*** D...
  7. Civics

    The legislative branch checks the power of the judicial branch by appointing federal judges dissolving federal courts declaring judicial actions unconstitutional impeaching and removing judges What is the answer?
  8. American Government

    Which of the following is an example of the principle of checks and balances? A:Presidents can veto an act of Congress*** B:Members of Congress have power to raise their own salaries. C:Federal courts have the power to hear cases involving federal law. D:Presidents can appoint...
  9. POL201

    The idea of original intent claims that A. judges should try to understand what the views of those who authored certain provisions of the Constitution. B judges should interpret the Constitution on the basis of what the Framers and later authors of various amendments intended ...
  10. History

    1.)How does this image reflect George Washington's views on government? A.)He believed in the importance of state sovereignty. B.)He had a foreign policy that favored Great Britain. C.)He did not believe presidents ought to have a third term. D.)He believed the federal ...
  11. History

    1:Why did the Framers decide that federal judges should be appointed for life rather than elected every few years? A:Appointed judges are not swayed by public opinion.*** B:Appointed judges follow the president's goals for the country. C:Appointed judges understand the ...
  12. politics

    Which of the following can create political pressure on federal judges? A. Judges can be impeached by Congress. B. They are appointed for life. C. The budget for the judiciary is controlled by Congress. D. Both A and C are correct. D?
  13. English

    Thank you. Can you check these sentences for me, please? 1) When do you think we should hold our first meeting to agree on a common theme for our Comenius project? 2) I think that we’ll agree on which students to include in the project during our parent-teacher class ...
  14. GOVERNMENT

    5. Which of the following examples best represents how the vice presidency has evolved over time? A. Vice Presidents are now presidents on waiting B. Vice Presidents powers have decreased overtime C. Vice Presidents fill vacancies of cabinet posts D. Vice Presidents have more ...
  15. pleasse check social studies

    The type of jurisdiction to consider the decisions of lower courts is known as _______________. (1 point) appellate original limited juvenile*** 2. Which of the following courts would hold jurisdiction over the violation of a parking ordinance in Atlanta? (1 point) superior ...
  16. 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 ...
  17. American Government

    How are the presidents executive powers of clemency an example of checks and balances? a. clemency can overturn federal court decisions*** b. clemency can employ congress to stop the federal courts c. clemency can influence the way the federal courts will rule on a case d. ...
  18. Civics--HELP

    Below are some of the powers of the legislative branch: Can impeach and remove the president, Creates lower federal courts, overrides presidential vetoes, and appropriates money. Which constitutional power of the legislative branch is missing from this list? A) appoints ...
  19. History.

    How did the role of the federal government change during the Progressive Era of the early 1900s. Include specific progressive legislation, discuss presidents and the enhanced power of the federal I need some help with finding some information and understanding
  20. Social!

    How important is it that members of a society share certain views in common? Very important! If members of a society don't have some common views, they will not agree on common action, therefore making it difficult for them to work together. Certain views need to be shared, at...
  21. Government US

    Which of the following people are least likely to believe that money has too much influence on judges? a. lawyers b. judges c. citizens d. police Wouldn't it be judges themselves?
  22. Criminal Justice/Judical System

    A federal judge can be removed from the bench via: A. public vote. B. impeachment in the House of Representatives and conviction by the Senate. C. discretion by the president of the United States. D. a majority vote by other federal judges. I think it's B., but not sure.
  23. English

    1. I prefer to play soccer with them. 2. I prefer playing soccer with them. (Are both grammatical?) 3. I prefer spring to fall. 4. I prefer palying tennis outdoors to reading books indoors. 5. I prefer to swim rather than read a novel. 6. I prefer to swim rather than to read a...
  24. Government US

    What is an advantage in electing judges? a. Judges are more responsive. b. Judges are more independent. c. Judges are more competent. d. Judges are both more independent and more competent. I would say D ?
  25. Government US

    The constitutional provision that federal judges and justices hold office "during good behavior" has a. meant, in effect, that they will serve until they die or choose to retire. b. provided them the opportunity to carry out their duties without immediate fear of reprisal by ...
  26. HISTORY

    I cannot find these . What are the number of courts and number of judges in the: Supreme Court Court of International Trade Court of Appeals dor the Federal Circuit The Supreme Court and the Court of International Trade both have 9 judges. The Court of Appeals for the Federal ...
  27. English

    Thank you for your help. One more time, I'd like to post the structure 'prefer to' 1. I prefer him to her. 2. I prefer Ted to Jacob. 3. I prefer table tennis to soccer. 4. I prefer reading books to playing soccer. 5. I prefer to read books rather than (to) play soccer. 6. I...
  28. Civics

    Why do federal judges serve for life?
  29. Criminal Justice/Judicial System

    Congress has delegated the responsibility of setting the rules of practice, procedure and evidence in federal courts to the ___________ of the United States. A. federal judges B. state judiciary C. Rules Committee D. Judicial Conference *34 L03 I think it's D., but not too sure.
  30. college

    What are the methods of judicial selection for federal judges?
  31. 7th grade civics

    Why are federal judges appointed and not elected?
  32. History

    Describe an advantage of havinf federal judges appointed rather then elected
  33. American Politics

    A few questions that I can't find answers to in the book: How does the Constitution attempt to keep [federal] judges independent and removed from politics? What role does the U.S. attorney play in the federal judicial system? Thanks, Amy :) The Federal justices are appointed ...
  34. social!

    How important is it that members of a society share certain views in common? It's important that they share some views, but they can also agree to disagree in a democratic society.
  35. American Government

    Why did the framers insist that federal judges be appointed for a lifetime of service?
  36. Political Science

    Should the same impeachment process and standards be used for judges, justices, and presidents? Are the same process and standards used?
  37. English

    I urgently need you to check these sentences. Thank you. 1) We'll agree on which students to include in the project during our parent-teacher class committees, (which will be held) in November. 2)It’s no use trying to convince him. It's no good (I need an example) 3) I ...
  38. Amercian Government

    5. Which of the following actions best describes judicial powers in the Unites States? * the Supreme Court judges make new laws. *The president appoints Supreme Court judges. * Supreme Court judges serve in their positions for life. * The Supreme Court judges the ...
  39. criminal justice

    a 700- to 1,050-word essay in APA format on the qualities of effectiveness versus ineffectiveness of judges. In your essay o Describe the responsibilities of judges. o Identify attributes of both effective and ineffective judges. o Provide an example of an effective and an ...
  40. AP world history

    Religions of common geographic origins tend to differ from others that originate in other areas of the world. How do religions having common geographic origins tend to share somewhat common codes of behavior and views or the nature and reason for existence?
  41. Constitution

    Which government oficials reveive appointments for life? President senators federal judges representatives?
  42. history

    hello, I have a general question. What was Andrew Jackson's political views? Did he believe in stronger central government or the state government? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Andrew Jackson views" to get these possible ...
  43. AFRICAN

    HELLO, MY NAME IS UDAL YAM I AM FROM NIGERIA, I JUST MOVE TO DA AMERICAS. PLES HELP ME WITH MY HOMA WORK. THE QUESTION IS HOW ARE FEDERAL JUDGES ELECTED?
  44. USG

    federal district judges generally represent the values and attitudes of the states that they serve. how can a president assure that an appointee meets this criterion?
  45. philosophy

    • Write a persuasive, formal letter (750-1000 words) to a specific Continental philosopher featured in chapter 8. In the letter, describe the key ideas of that philosopher’s views, and then provide a critique of his or her views. Which of his or her ideas do you agree with...
  46. American Government

    Television advertisers tend to prefer programs that are A. Intellectually thought-provoking B. conventional and inoffensive C. Controversial and challenging D. Overly concerned with factual information
  47. U.S.History

    According to Locke, people formed governments a. to shield their money from taxes b. to wage war against other countries c. to protect their natural rights d. to control native populations i believe its C Why did most Puritans come to North America? a. to avoid imprisonment b...
  48. civics

    the senate power of advice and consent does not apply to the federal judges true or fales . and what's the right answer. is it true
  49. English

    1. I prefer to go there by bus. 2. I prefer going there by bus. 3. I prefer going there to staying at home. 4. I prefer to go there to stay at home. 5. I prefer to go there rather than to stay at home. 6. I prefer to go there rather than stay at home. 7. I prefer going there ...
  50. cultural diversity

    1. Did you already know how many slaves the presidents held? 2. Were you surprised by any of the information you read? 3. Why isn't this information more widely known and taught? 4. How does prejudice influence the historical record? 5. Is it fair to judge presidents who lived...
  51. History

    how did the first three presidents (or any groups of presidents) affected the powers of the presidency
  52. english

    In the sentence: Supreme Court judges see many cases. Should judges be Capitalized?
  53. Government (Judges)

    Why would the founding fathers not have requirements for judges, why are they appointed and not elected?
  54. law--

    discuss whether or not the changes to the selection of judges is leading to a wider cross section of people becoming judges. please help thanks
  55. History

    Which one of the following is a legislative power held by state legislatures? selecting federal judges approving or rejecting executive appointments defining crimes and punishments impeaching corrupt officials
  56. 10th grade world history

    why do religions that have common geographic origins tend to share common code of behavior and views of the nature and reason for existence?
  57. intro. to business/ government

    Do you agree with the federal government's spending priorities? Explain your answer. ^^^ what are the federal government's spending priorities? http://www.warresisters.org/piechart.htm
  58. U.S. Presidents

    Are former presidents of the United States who are still alive today have retired from politics? I think it's obvious that it's true, but George W. Bush is still the owner of the MLB's Texas Rangers.
  59. flaws help please asap

    In a 1995 Corporation for Public Broadcasting poll of TV viewership, one question was, “A recent study by a psychology professor at a leading university concluded that the amount of violence children see on television has an effect on their likelihood of being aggressive and...
  60. Presidents!

    which president had a son names Bennie that died young, didn't swear on the bible at inauguration, is ranked among the least effective presidents ever and ran over a woman with his horse?
  61. Government

    1. How is the supreme court equal to the other branches of government? a. It has the same powers as the legislative branch and executive branch. b. It enforces the laws along with the president. c It creates laws like the legislative branch. d. It interprets the laws and has ...
  62. cjs 220

    what are the methods of judicial selection for federal appellate, state appellate and state trial court judges?
  63. chemistry

    Please, can someone help me? How do the submicroscopic and macroscopic views of matter differ? How are the submicroscopic and macroscopic views related? Also, what are the submicroscopic and macroscopic views? Thanks! submicroscopic = atomic macroscopic = matter as large ...
  64. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 7:59pm. 1. I totally disagree with you. 2. I completely disagree with you. 3. I entirely disagree with you. ( Do they mean that I don't agree with you at all?) (Are they grammatical? What is the difference in meaning? 4. I ...
  65. Data

    Of 20 people invited to a pool party, 4 prefer vanilla ice cream, 7 prefer chocolate, and 3 prefer strawberry. The host surveys six of these people at random to determine how much ice cream to buy. a) What is the probability that at least 3 of the people surveyed prefer ...
  66. Social studies 9

    Imagine a political candidate, Maria Gutierrez, Gutierrez has appeared on television as part of a multi-candidate debates. However, she is also invited often to discuss and debate views by herself on a popular news channel. 3. How will the news channels preference most likely ...
  67. Social Studies (Check my answers)

    Imagine a political candidate, Maria Gutierrez, Gutierrez has appeared on television as part of a multi-candidate debates. However, she is also invited often to discuss and debate views by herself on a popular news channel. 3. How will the news channels preference most likely ...
  68. Social Studies

    The Bush and Adams families are not the only families from which related U.S. presidents have come. Which family boasts grandfather-grandson presidents? 1. Harrison 2. Lincoln 3. Madison 4. Roosevelt
  69. Honors Pre- AlgebraMath

    Winona needs to average 5.8 points from 14 judges to win the competition. The mean scores from 13 judges were 5.9. What is the lowest score she can get from the fourteenth judge and still win?
  70. Math157

    If a student is selected at random, what is the probability he or she prefers meat toppings ? 68 students prefer cheese 79 students prefer meat 70 students prefer veggie 70/208, 35/104 or 1/3 is that correct ?
  71. math check answer

    If a student is selected at random, what is the probability he or she prefers meat toppings ? 68 students prefer cheese 79 students prefer meat 70 students prefer veggie 70/208, 35/104 or 1/3 is that correct
  72. SS Help

    1. The U.S. Constitution calls for how many branches of government? A. two B. three C. Four D. Five ????? 2. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive, branch? Select all that apply. A. writing and voting on new laws**** B. ...
  73. Philosophy

    The Continental Rationalists not only articulated elaborate views on substance but also utilized substance as the foundation of their metaphysics. Nevertheless, their views on substance, though similar in some respects, differ in important ways. How do their views on substance...
  74. English - help

    I just opened a savings account at the First Federal Bank Main Street Office. First Federal Bank is underlined. Choices: First Federal Banks First Federal Bank's First Federal Banks' I think it is B...?
  75. government

    the bill of rights: guarantees the states the right to coin money, provides for the president veto right, guarantees certian rights for individuals such as a fair treatment before the law,guarantees the right of the people to elect federal judges .i think its b or c
  76. SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK ANSWERS) ASAP

    1. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive branch? Select two answers. A) writing and voting on new laws**** B) providing social programs to citizens C) selecting new judges for federal courts D) determining the budget of ...
  77. Life orientation

    The media tend to focus on the male dominated sport and sport personalities as well as certain sport codes and neglect other.DO YOU AGREE WITH THIS STATEMENT?
  78. history

    What was the significance of the Supreme Court's ruling in the Marbury vs. Madison case? The ruling determined that Congress could act against the president if it wished. The ruling determined that the Supreme Court was more powerful than the president.*** The ruling ...
  79. Math Probabilities

    A survey of TV viewing habits of 50 men and 50 women found the following information: Of the 50 men, 20 prefer watching baseball and 30 prefer football. Of the 50 women, 25 prefer watching baseball and 25 prefer football. Construct a data table for this data and answer this ...
  80. government

    There are up to _______ judges on an appeals court, only ______ usually hear each case. a. 12;5 b. 12;3 c. 15;5 d. 15;3 I chose d. The book states that, that the United states is divided into 13 courts of appeals. There are 12 geographic circuits, and 1 U.S. Court of Appeals. ...
  81. SS

    1. The U.S. Constitution calls for how many branches of government? (1 point) two three*** four five 2. Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than the executive, branch? Select all that apply. (2 points) writing and voting on new laws*** ...
  82. cultural diversity

    Read the material carefully including quotations on slavery from each president, and write a 3-5 page paper double-spaced answering the following questions 1. Did you already know how many slaves the presidents held? 2. Were you surprised by any of the information you read? 3...
  83. math

    According to a USA Today Gallup poll, there is a racial divide on views of the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case in Sanford, FL. The poll showed that 73% of blacks polled believe George Zimmerman would have been arrested if Trayvon Martin was white, while 771 of 2,334 ...
  84. English

    Critical Thinking questions Need help!! Due tomorrow. 1. According to each President, who could best bring about social and economic change? 2. What actions did each President take to respond to the Great Depression? 3. Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal...
  85. american goverment

    The system of checks and balances allows the Supreme Court to A. veto legislation passed in Congress. B. nominate candidates for congressional seats. C. declare acts of the president unconstitutional. D. select judges to serve in the federal court system. I think is D, but I'm...
  86. english/please revise

    objective is to cmpare their "differing academic backgrounds and approaches to studying the presidency" Do I need to add enything else? Maximizing the notion of a modern presidency, dating back to Franklin D. Roosevelt, political scientist Richard Neustadt argued that ...
  87. US History

    Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal government to solve economic problems was not an essential change to the Constitution. Do you agree? Why or why not?
  88. biology

    You are conducting an experiment to determine whether lichen populations are affected by local airborne pollutants. Which of the following observations would best support your hypothesis that high levels of pollutants in rainwater cause a reduction in lichen abundance: it's ...
  89. sci 241

    malnutrition has contributed to more than one-third of all child deaths. I was not aware of this statistic and it is actually very scary. We, as a society, tend to get into our comfort zones and may not picture those who are unfortunate in other countries. I believe many ...
  90. Math

    Winona needs to average 5.8 points from 14 judges to win the competition. The mean score of 13 judges was 5.9. What is the lowest score she can receive from the fourteenth judge and still win? I have no idea. Please help. Thanks
  91. Math

    A survey showed that 36% of car owners prefer two door cars, 52% prefer four door cars, and 12% have no preference. You ask 300 people. How many do you think will prefer the two door cars.
  92. Civics

    Which statement about the relationship between the judiciary and the federal bureaucracy is false? The federal bureaucracy is subject to the authority of the judicial branch. If a court finds fault with government action, it can issue an injunction. =The United States ...
  93. History

    6.)What was the significance of the supreme Court's ruling in the "Marbury Vs. Madison Case? A.)The ruling determined that congress could act against the president if it wished B.)The ruling determined that the supreme court was more powerful than the president C.)The Ruling ...
  94. Statistics

    In a random sample of 508 judges, it was found that 281 were introverts. Let p represent the proportion of all judges who are introverts. Find a point estimate for p. Round your answer to four decimal places. I am needing assitance in trying to figure out the correct formula ...
  95. biology

    You are conducting an experiment to determine whether lichen populations are affected by local airborne pollutants. Which of the following observations would best support your hypothesis that high levels of airborne pollutants cause a reduction in lichen abundance: a) lichens ...
  96. STATISTICS

    t has been claimed that 65% of homeowners would prefer to heat with electricity instead of gas. A study finds that 60% of 2000 homeowners prefer electric heating to gas. Can we conclude that the percentage who prefer electric heating differs from 65%? Use alpha = 10%
  97. math

    I'm working on a problem where I was given a table and had to find the exponential equation of best fit. The table is about the number of views of videos. The equation is y = 12.0143(1.7498)^x I had to estimate the number of views after 2 weeks and that is 30,307 views. The ...
  98. english

    1. Why do the sorceresses agree to kill Sunjata? (1 point) Sunjata declined his father's cows. Sunjata had befriended Jelimusoni Tunku Manyan Diawara. Dankaran Tuman's offer was better than Sunjata's. Dankaran Tuman had promised them a bull. 2. Why do the sorceresses agree to ...
  99. Probability

    A survey of TV viewing habits of 50 men and 50 women found the following information: Of the 50 men, 20 prefer watching baseball and 30 prefer football. Of the 50 women, 25 prefer watching baseball and 25 prefer football. Construct a data table for this data and answer this ...
  100. economics?

    If you were president, would you be more interested in your economic advisors' positive views or their normative views ? Why ?
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