# In the United States Senate, the selection of Committee Chairs and committee appointments are made by: The Senate President The Speaker The Majority Leader

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1. ## Politics

In the United States Senate, the selection of Committee Chairs and committee appointments are made by: The Senate President The Speaker The Majority Leader
2. ## Social Studies

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 serves as the _____? A) Head
3. ## government

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 b
4. ## Government

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 except: A)Union Calendar
5. ## American Government Please Check

1. In relation to the balance of power, why is the evolution of the position of majority leader necessary? Select all that apply. (2 answers) a. because the power established by the Constitution of the president of the Senate does not establish a strong
6. ## american government

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 where the bill originated.
7. ## politics

The president pro tempore of the Senate: A. is the longest-serving member from the majority party. B. also serves as the chamber’s majority leader. C. is the most powerful party leader. D. appoints members of the Rules Committee. B?
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Use the formula nCr to solve Of the 100 people in the U.S. senate, 18 served on the Foreign relations Committee. How many ways are there to select Senate members for this committee (assuming party affiliation is not a factor in the selection)
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Use the formula nCr to solve Of the 100 people in the U.S. senate, 18 served on the Foreign relations Committee. How many ways are there to select Senate members for this committee (assuming party affiliation is not a factor in the selection)
10. ## American government

Which answer best describes why some view the senate as undemocratic? The vice president is the leader of the senate.***** The senate and the house don't have the same powers. Everyone living in the state can can vote for that states Senate regardless of
11. ## civics

conference committee if the house rejects any changes made by senate it goes to a conferences committee which is comprised of member from both the house and the senate . they work out a compromise
12. ## Government

I have to list the majority and minority leader of both the house and senate: House majority -Steny Hoyer House minority -John Boehner Senate majority - Harry Reid Senate minority - Mitch McConnell I believe this is correct but in the senate it also lists
13. ## Constitution... multiple choice

Please help me because I cannot find any of these answers. Thanks 1. Justices of the Supreme Court are selected by the: A) President B) House of Representatives C) Senate D) American Bar Association 2. The number of judges on the Supreme Court is
14. ## Government

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 Senate where the bill
15. ## government

bills are introduced in the senate by a. the rules committee b. individual senators c. investigative committees d. the majority floor leader d
16. ## American government

A filibuster to block a vote on a bill is possible a.Only in the house, which is almost unrestrained. b.Only in the senate, which is almost unrestrained. c.Mostly in the house, but occasionally in the senate. d.Mostly in the senate, but occasionally in the
17. ## CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government

CHECK my answers. they are all below 1. Which of the following represents one of Congress’s electoral powers? (1 point) The Senate elects a president if the House cannot reach a consensus on a candidate. The House elects a president if no candidate
18. ## history

how is the creation of public policy in Russia different from that in the united states? Russia's president passes public policy through referendums; in united states the president must wait for congress to pass legislation. *** the president of the united
19. ## Government

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 c.) senators have more
20. ## HISTORY

how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly ***
21. ## math

DIRECTIONS:For each example cite the number property used, and explain how it is used in the problem. QUESTION:When all members of the United States Senate meet, there are one hundred members present.One day, the 8 Republicans on the judiciary committeemet
22. ## Social Studies

!. how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits *** C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly
23. ## American Government Please Check

1. Which of the following correctly describes how treaties are made? a. The president negotiates a treaty, and the House must approve funding for it. b. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee negotiates a treaty, and the House and the president must
24. ## Social Studies help!!!!

Which step in the process of a bill becoming a law, is NOT a "floor action"? A. A bill is referred to Senate committee B. The House and Senate reach a compromise on a bill. C. The Senate debates and passes its form of a bill. D. The House and Senate
25. ## Social Studies

-Which of the following excerpts from Article I of the Constitution reflects the results of the Great Compromise? A)"Representatives and direct Taxes shall be apportioned among the several States which may be included within this Union, according to their
26. ## History

Could you check my paper for social studies? I was on here before it's not a test sorry for saying it was a test but it's not. Thanks for your time and if one is wrong could you please give me a link to the particular question. 1.The ----- court is the
27. ## Government

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 that they must be 25 years
28. ## math

there are 100 people in the u s senate 18 are on the foreign relations committee how many ways are there to select members for this committee if party affiliation is not a issue
29. ## government

Consider each of the following features of congress (including some that may no longer apply) and discuss the policy implications of each. Does each: (a) lead to more or less logical and coherent policies? (b) Lead to more or less representation of various
30. ## American Government

6. What is the only official role of the vice president? A. Lead the national committee on the president's party. B. Organize presidential commissions. C. Preside over the Senate. D. Vote in case of a tie in the Supreme Court. 7. What best describes a
31. ## History

Which term is applied to a legislator who introduces a bill? president pro tempore sponsor of the bill < ? proponent of the bill director of the bill Who carries out the roles of chief diplomat, commander in chief, and chief executive in the United
32. ## History

How is the president's power to make appointments limited? A:He can only appoint law-makers B:He must make all appointments in the first 100 days of office C:The appointments must undergo judicial review D: The Senate must approve the appointments*** Is
33. ## math

im having problems with these word problems. A bill is sent to the President of the United States when it has passed both houses of Congress. A majority vote in both the House of Representatives (435 members) and the Senate (100 members) is needed for the
34. ## Algebra

At the time of George W.Bush's presidency, there have been 43 presidents of the United States. Draw a Venn diagram showing the following facts about where each served before assuming the presidency. How many presidents served as vice-president and in the
35. ## math

At the time of George W.Bush's presidency, there have been 43 presidents of the United States. Draw a Venn diagram showing the following facts about where each served before assuming the presidency. How many presidents served as vice-president and in the
36. ## Algebra

At the time of George W.Bush's presidency, there have been 43 presidents of the United States. Draw a Venn diagram showing the following facts about where each served before assuming the presidency. How many presidents served as vice-president and in the
37. ## American Government

These ?'s are true/false and the ones that are false I have to fill in the correct word. Can you check my answers? 1) The powerful but unofficial post of the "president of the Senate" involves steering floor action to a party's benefit. -- I say this is
38. ## politics

Which of the following could be used by a Republican senator to block a bill proposed by the Democratic majority in the Senate? A. Rule 22 B. The Rules Committee C. The cloture vote D. The filibuster D?
39. ## a

Which of the following is true regarding senatorial courtesy? (Points : 1) An individual who wants to be a district court judge would contact the President to ask for an appointment. The President defers to the senator of the state where the district court
40. ## American Government

What is the only official role of the vice president? lead the national committee on the president’s party organize presidential commissions preside over the Senate*** vote in case of a tie in the Supreme Court
41. ## Government

In contrast to the speaker of the House,the Senate majority leader: A. plays a key role in formulating the majority party's legislative positions. B. seeks to develop influential relationships with his/her colleagues. C. Holds a position that is defined in
42. ## American government

In both the house and senate, a bill introduced by a member is next a.Given a number b.Scheduled for floor debate c.Sent to a standing committee d.Sent to the president Through which prcess are states assigned the number of repersentatives they are
43. ## history (reed) {ms.sue}

1. Which person is NOT included in South Carolina's legislative council? a. chairman of judiciary committee** b. governor c. secretary of state d. speaker of the senate
44. ## Social Studies (Please check this)

Which person is NOT included in South Carolina's legislative council? a. chairman of judiciary committee b. governor*** c. secretary of state d. speaker of the senate
45. ## Government

Which of the following is a true statement about the power of congress? A. Congress may overrule the bill of rights B. Congress may pass any law necessary and proper to carry out it enumerated powers C. Congress may overrule decisions by federal judges D.
46. ## political science

One of the main differences in passing a bill is that the House has a _____ which the Senate does not. rule committee lower requirement for passage veto power fast-track committee its the veto power?
47. ## american Government

1. if a majority of committee members support a bill, what is likely to happen? A. The committee will pigeonhole the bill B. the committee will report the bill favorably to the floor C. the committee will rewrite the bill D. the committee will report the
48. ## political science

1) Scenario: The President appoints Dan Evans to Senator Adams' seat when Adams resigns due to a personal scandal. This scenario is: a) Constitutional, because it is within the President’s powers to appoint Senators when one dies or resigns in the middle
49. ## 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
50. ## SOCIAL STDIES HELP! 8th

Which is not necessary in order for a bill to become a law? (1 point) The governor must sign the bill. A majority vote is needed in the House. A majority vote is needed in the Senate. The same version of the bill must be passed.*** In order to be governor

Imagine that the President of the United States has tried for several years to get Congress to pass legislation which would place very tough restrictions on handguns. Finally, in frustration, the President, without consulting Congress, appoints a
52. ## exam three americangov section 3

What is the meaning of the cartoon? 5.0/5.0 A. Street mimes deserve their constitutional rights. B. The powers of Congress are limited. C. The powers of Congress are unlimited. D. Many federal laws tend to be unfair. Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What
53. ## gov

two-thirds majority of both houses. is that 2/3 of house + 2/3 of senate or 2/3 of house + senate It means 2/3 of both the house, and the senate. bob, i'm still a little confused. is it my first answer or the second? It is 2/3 of each part of Congress. It
54. ## government

who becomes acting president if the president is disabled a. the speaker of the house b. the president pro tempore of the senate c. a candidate nominated by the president d. the vice president d
55. ## 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
56. ## world history

when Woodrow Wilson returned from Paris with the Treaty of Versailles, he had to overcome opposition to its ratification in the Senate. Who was the Republican senator from Massachustts that as the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee led the
57. ## maths

How can I select a committee of 5 people out of 10 men and 8 women. Women must be the majority in the committee. One man must be in the committee.
58. ## Government

Which is a joint committee? A. a select committee B. a conference committee C. a standing committee D. a committee of the whole B
59. ## Social studies

Suppose the president vetoed a bill passed by Congress. According to the information, which of the following actions by Congress would most likely ensure that the bill will become? 1) let the veto stand 2) reintroduce the same legislation 3) try to
60. ## Civics

"Every bill which shall have passed the House of Representatives and the senate, shall, before it became law, be presented to the president of the united states: If he approval he shall sign it, but if he shall not return it, with his objections to that
61. ## GOVERNMENT

The President's choice for cabinet secretaries can be rejected by a. the House b. The Vice President c. the Senate d. the Attorney General I think it's c. the Senate. Am I correct? yes.
62. ## American Government

What official becomes president if the president and vice president died at the same time? A. Chief Justice. B. President pro tempore of the Senate. C. Secretary of State. D. Speaker of the House of Representatives.***
63. ## government

the president of the senate is a. the senator with the most seniority b. the choice of the majority party caucus c. the vice president d. a leading member of the majority party c
64. ## government

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? What is your opinion of these
65. ## government

the role of the house rules committee is played in the senate by the
66. ## government

how and when bills reach the floor of the house is decided by the a. ways and means committee b. rules committee c. appropriations committee d. judiciary committee d.
67. ## american government

2. which of the following reflects a difference between debate on the House and the Senate floors? A. debate in the senate has very few restraints B. the minority party in the senate manages debate on the floor. C. representatives in the house may
68. ## Civics

6.   If both the president and the vice president are unable to fulfill their duties, who takes over as president?  A. President pro tempore of the Senate B. Attorney general C. Speaker of the House D. Secretary of state "In the case that the
69. ## maths

Suppose that a state university has to form a committee of 5 members from a list of 20 candidates out of whom 12 are teachers and 8 are students.If members of the committee are selected at random,what is the probability that the majority of the committee
70. ## maths

Suppose that a state university has to form a committee of 5 members from a list of 20 candidates out of whom 12 are teachers and 8 are students.If members of the committee are selected at random,what is the probability that the majority of the committee
71. ## Civics

1. Who has the power and the United States to declare war? A. President. B. the senate. C. Secretary of state. D. Congress . 2. Which of the following issues relates most to domestic policy? A. Education. B. treaties. C. War. D. Military. 3. Which of the
72. ## Quantitative methods for business

Suppose that a state university has to form a committee of 5 members from a list of 20 candidates out of whom 12 are teachers and 8 are students.If members of the committee are selected at random, what is the probability that the majority of the committee
73. ## History

Which type of committee must be formed if the House and Senate pass different versions of the same bill?
74. ## math

a committee of 5 people is to be selected from a group of 6 men and 9 women. If the selection is made randomly, what is the probability that the committee consists of 3 men and 2 women?
75. ## Math

The Schulich Society for Anarchy, Collectivism and Economic Equality has only 12 members, with surnames: Adams, Bezos, Chung, Dirar, Efrim, Faruk, Gomes, Habib, Ikeda, Jones, Kenny, and Laval Probably the only orderly aspect of this motley crew is the fact
76. ## maths

.A committee of 6 is to be selected from a group of 6 men and 9 women. If the selection is made randomly, what is the probability that the committee consists of 2 men and 3 women?
77. ## history

Which of the following accurately characterizes a difference in the way the House and Senate operate? (Points : 1) The House is more formal than the Senate. The Senate leadership is more powerful than the House leadership. 1 Authority in the Senate is
78. ## history

Why did the Watergate break-in occure? a. the Nixon White House wanted to get Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatric records b. the Committee to Reelect the President wanted to wiretap the Democratic National Committee c. the Committee to Reelect the President
79. ## history

can i please get some help with this: Why did the Watergate break-in occure? a. the Nixon White House wanted to get Daniel Ellsberg's psychiatric records b. the Committee to Reelect the President wanted to wiretap the Democratic National Committee c. the
80. ## Civics

When the U.S. enbassy in Iran was invaded and more than 50 Americans were taken hostage, how did the United States respond? -The Senate declared war on Iran and President Carter ordered troops to invade the country. -The United States chose to isolate
81. ## Government

Which scenario best illustrates how the power to make treaties in the united states constitution provides for checks and balances among the three branches of government ? A. the president must sign an executive agreement without the senate, but must have
82. ## American government

Which scenario best illustrates how the power to make treaties in the united states constitution provides for checks and balances among the three branches of government ? A. the president must sign an executive agreement without the senate, but must have
83. ## social studies

what is the fraction of votes needed in the united states senate to impeech a president if the votes are 67?
84. ## Government

1. Suppose that the Articles of Confederation are still in force and that a resolution has been proposed that would abolish the executive committee and replace it with a president. Now suppose that, out of the thirteen states, only Pennsylvania did not
85. ## government

according to the president sucession act of 1947 , which of these officers follows the vice president in the line of presidential succession? A)speaker of the house B)secretary of state C)president pro tempore of the senate D) secretary of the treasury
86. ## government

according to the president sucession act of 1947 , which of these officers follows the vice president in the line of presidential succession? A)speaker of the house B)secretary of state C)president pro tempore of the senate D) secretary of the treasury i
87. ## Ela Help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Which sentence is better? Warren had a newspaper business and was one of the United States Senate. Warren had a newspaper business and he was one of the United States Senate.
88. ## Math

A committee of 5 people is to be formed from a group of 7 women and 4 men. How many possible committees can be formed if: the committee then must chose a president and a vice president, how many ways could these two positions be chosen? why is it
89. ## government

when the prsident or his designee (usally secretary of states ) negotiates a treaty with a foreign country: A)the senate must approve the document for it to take effect B)both houses of congressmust approve the document for it to take effect. C) only the
90. ## Government Writing

Help with sentence organization & Structure. I need help informing this information into complete sentences. Committee(s): Health and Government Operations Committee Hearning Economic Matters On April 10, 2017 House Concurrence Vote Passed. April 7, 2017

What does Congress have the power to do? buy land and elect the state governors coin money and declare war make treaties and nominate judges manage state parks and build roads not sure Which of the following is a difference between the House of
92. ## government-pos110

Which of the following characterizes the differences between House and Senate campaigns? a.House campaigns have more funding than Senate campaigns. b.House campaigns are less contested than Senate campaigns. c.House campaigns are less affected by the
93. ## American Gov

“At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a
94. ## HELP AMERICAN GOV

“At times, a President has had to turn to roundabout methods in order to achieve his [treaty] goals. When a Senate minority defeated a treaty to annex Texas, President John Tyler was able to bring about annexation in 1845 by encouraging passage of a
95. ## Boolean Algebra

In the country of Genovia, the president wants to ensure that the Monetary Committee can activate a device that opens the country’s safe. The safe system is to be activated by a device that obeys the following rules: Each member of the Monetary Committee
96. ## Boolean Algebra

In the country of Genovia, the president wants to ensure that the Monetary Committee can activate a device that opens the country’s safe. The safe system is to be activated by a device that obeys the following rules: Each member of the Monetary Committee
97. ## Boolean Algebra

In the country of Genovia, the president wants to ensure that the Monetary Committee can activate a device that opens the country’s safe. The safe system is to be activated by a device that obeys the following rules: Each member of the Monetary Committee
98. ## Boolean Algebra

In the country of Genovia, the president wants to ensure that the Monetary Committee can activate a device that opens the country’s safe. The safe system is to be activated by a device that obeys the following rules: Each member of the Monetary Committee
99. ## Boolean Algebra

In the country of Genovia, the president wants to ensure that the Monetary Committee can activate a device that opens the country’s safe. The safe system is to be activated by a device that obeys the following rules: Each member of the Monetary Committee
100. ## Math

A cooperation must appoint a president, CEO, COO,and a CFO. It must also appoint a planning committee with 3 different members. There are 15 candidates and officers can also serve on the planning committee. How many different ways can the officers be