1. 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 president can no

    asked by Sarah on April 3, 2015
  2. History

    Which of the following were actions that motivated Radical Republicans to seek the impeachment of President Johnson? Choose all that apply. A. President Johnson encouraged former Confederate states to reject the Fourteenth Amendment. B. President Johnson

    asked by Anonymous on January 29, 2019
  3. 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

    asked by Anonymous on November 8, 2016
  4. HISTORY

    Which answer best describes President Johnson's role in Reconstruction? Johnson wanted to forgive the Southern states and restore order by granting equal rights to the former slaves. Johnson wanted to fine the Southern states for starting the Civil War and

    asked by MS.SUE HELP PLEASE on June 11, 2014
  5. history

    the aim that Congress had in passing the War Powers Act was to a. give the President more power in using American forces overseas b. forbid the President from ever sending American forces overseas c. limit the President's emergency powers in sending troops

    asked by history on April 20, 2009
  6. us history

    Which of these actions did President Lincoln take at the beginning of the Civil War? He declared martial law throughout the nation. He imprisoned congressional representatives from the South. He issued a declaration of war without the consent of Congress.

    asked by Oscar on March 26, 2015
  7. American Government

    1) Which of the following is a function of the executive branch? A) writing legislation B) administering the law** C) challenging legislation in court D) repealing law 2) Which of the following reasons best explains why Congress enacted the War Powers

    asked by Juliet on November 8, 2016
  8. Civics- Help PLEASE

    1. Which goal of foreign policy relates to protecting the safety of Americans? Spreading democracy World peace „² My Answer National security Humanitarian help 2. Which foreign policy approach describes a country that avoids interaction with other

    asked by Skye on May 20, 2014
  9. US GOV

    Which of the following statements concerning the Twenty-fifth Amendment is incorrect? a. It allows the vice president to serve as acting president in the case of presidential disability. b. It allows the vice president alone to declare the president

    asked by Brooke on November 18, 2011
  10. American History

    How did the policies set forth by President Johnson's administration affect our country's economy today? Explain. The policy to continue the war in Vietnam by Lyndon Johnson strengthened the military Industrial Complex that is costing taxpayer Billions

    asked by Sue on July 19, 2016
  11. History of America

    How did America’s Involvement change after the fall of France and the air war against Britain? Congress declared war on Germany There was no formal change of policy American advisors trained the resistance The President admitted “disappointment” 19.

    asked by Anonymous on November 7, 2011
  12. history

    1. Which of the following is true of how growth in communication technology has changed the president's relationship with the electorate? (is it c?) a)It has created new ways for the president to deliver constitutionally mandated speeches to the

    asked by maria on January 6, 2019
  13. government

    which of the following is a way a bill can become a law without the president's signature a. the president delegates the signing of a bill to the vice president b. the president waits until the congress is not in session c. the president fails to act on

    asked by jere on January 15, 2008
  14. american history

    Which happened first? a. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation. b. The battle of Antietam was fought in Maryland. a. The Civil War began. b. John Brown led a raid on Garper's Ferry in Virginia. a. The Supreme Court reached a

    asked by gabbe on December 23, 2011
  15. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    1. What caused a division between Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and the black power movement? A: For Martin Luther King, Jr., Black Power was ‘‘essentially an emotional concept’’ that meant ‘‘different things to different people." However, for

    asked by Victoria on February 16, 2016
  16. history

    . How did the Republican Congress feel about Andrew Johnson’s political decisions in the wake of President Lincoln’s assassination? (1 point) Johnson was too lenient on the Confederate leaders. Johnson’s political decisions were too quick after

    asked by Hi on December 19, 2016
  17. History

    What was the relationship between President Johnson and the republicans in congress? Plz Help!! Thx

    asked by Happy Face on September 3, 2010
  18. history

    12. Read this excerpt from the U.S. Constitution. To declare War, grant Letter of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of money to that Use shall be for a longer Term

    asked by help on October 25, 2016
  19. Social Studies

    Why did the House of Representatives impeach President Johnson? a- He had not been elected by the voters. b-He had fired the Secretary of War illegally. c-He had appointed temporary southern governors. d-He had required states to approve the Thirteenth

    asked by Lily on December 7, 2018
  20. Us Government

    a) Identify two express powers of the president b) what are the express powers of the Vice Presiden? c)Identify two express powers of Congree. a)commander in cheif and I wasn't sure about the second one b)I couldn't finad anything about the Vice President

    asked by Jen on August 25, 2006
  21. History

    Which answer BEST explains how the Articles of Confederation set up government roles for declaring war? A.)Congress could declare war if needed**** B.)The states could declare war if needed C.)Congress could propose war,but the states voted to approve the

    asked by Spy355 on January 8, 2016
  22. government

    2. A whistleblower makes allegations against the vice president. Which of the following actions is Congress NOT empowered to take? a)impeaching the vice president b)investigating the allegations made against the vice president c)holding committee hearings

    asked by dbh on April 17, 2019
  23. Civics

    Which of the following is the best example of the idea of "separation of powers" in the American constitutional system? A.The president appoints judges, but legislators get elected.** B. The process for creating laws involves Congress and the president.**

    asked by Civics help on December 8, 2016
  24. American Government

    12. Read this excerpt from the U.S Constitution. To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term

    asked by Jessica on September 21, 2016
  25. History

    What 1968 event caused U.S. military leaders to be concerned that a quick end to the war was not possible? A.) The Students for a Democratic Society was founded. B.) Eugene McCarthy made a strong showing in the New Hampshire primary. C.) President Johnson

    asked by Jim on March 15, 2013
  26. Social Studies

    Why did Republicans in Congress opposed Lincoln’s Ten Percent Plan? They worried that it was too harsh. They felt it was too easy on the South.****** They believed it would make Reconstruction take too long. They were concerned Southerners would not have

    asked by Reminse on May 21, 2020
  27. social studies

    Suppose you wanted to make government more capable of acting to solve the pressing problems of the country. Which would you favor? Why? a. Allow individuals to be appointed to the president’s Cabinet while still serving in Congress. b. Allow the

    asked by Karissa on September 11, 2012
  28. American History

    Which option most effectively analyzes an immediate and a long-term effect of the assassination of President Lincoln? An immediate effect was the impeachment of Vice President Andrew Johnson; a long-term effect was enhanced security measures at all public

    asked by Quinn on December 5, 2018
  29. U.S History - need Help to check my answer

    Document A - “Sir, our vessels are now captured when destined to the ports of France and Britain without even the pretext of having on board contraband of war, enemies' property, or having in any other respect violated the laws of nations.. . . . Over

    asked by Cassidy on February 5, 2014
  30. 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 States?

    asked by Lia on March 26, 2015
  31. history

    What happened directly after President Johnson suspended Secretary of War Edwin Stanton from his position? Congress reconvened and gave Stanton back his position. He appointed General Grant as his new secretary of war. Stanton locked himself in his own

    asked by michael on December 12, 2018
  32. history

    What position does Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton hold? A.Very radical by pushing to end slavery and seeing the freedmen's right to vote in the future B.Once a slave, always a slave C.The Civil War was only fought over the separation of states from the

    asked by Christian on March 25, 2020
  33. history

    Which of the following events changed the nature of Reconstruction? the censure of Edwin Stanton by the Senate the assassination of President Lincoln the Supreme Court’s decision in the election of 1876 the election of Ulysses S. Grant as president B?

    asked by michael on December 12, 2018
  34. 7th grade - Social Studies

    how do you think women and native americans felt about not being included under the 14th amendment? how do you think white women felt when former slaves were allowed to vote and they were not? what percent of slaves were not freed after the issue of the

    asked by sheila on October 12, 2009
  35. USA PoliScience

    In forming Medicare, a. President Johnson allowed conservatives to propose a program, knowing it would ensure passage by Congress. > This is probably not correct because congress was never so easy. b. President Johnson resisted some Democratic urging to

    asked by HM on October 5, 2011
  36. History

    "Congress has not declared war since ww2. In eight occasions since then however it has a natural joint resolutions to authorize the president to meet certain International crisis with military force" What is the strongest conclusion that can be drawn from

    asked by Ren on November 29, 2016
  37. 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

    asked by mstv1112 on January 19, 2017
  38. 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

    asked by mstv1112 on January 19, 2017
  39. History of America

    This is due tonight! Please help! 18.How did America’s Involvement change after the fall of France and the air war against Britain? Congress declared war on Germany There was no formal change of policy American advisors trained the resistance The

    asked by Anonymous on November 7, 2011
  40. world history

    Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? A. Johnson told Congress to pass the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to let him expand the war. B. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. C. The

    asked by L on July 30, 2014
  41. GOVERNMENT

    Please help. I'm trying to figure these True or False questions. A President's threat to grant amnesty can sometimes convince Congress to make changes in a bill to satisfy the President's objections. T or F I think it's true. Am I right? As the nation has

    asked by Suzi on April 19, 2007
  42. History

    who was more successful in dealing with Congress and why? President Kennedy or President Johnson?

    asked by meg on April 6, 2008
  43. American Government

    Which of the following reasons best explains why congress enacted the war powers resolution in 1973? a. to grant the president unrestricted authority to send troops abroad b. to allow the president unlimited war powers c. funding for the military d. to

    asked by Alice Keign on November 7, 2016
  44. 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

    asked by Anonymous on October 1, 2008
  45. 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

    asked by Anonymous on October 1, 2008
  46. government

    if the offices of both president and vice president become vacant, who becomes president a. speaker of the house b. secretary of state c. secretary of defense c

    asked by jere on January 20, 2008
  47. government

    if the offices of both president and vice president become vacant, who becomes president? a. speaker of the house b. secretary of state c. secretary of defense d. president pro tempore of the state d.

    asked by jere on January 15, 2008
  48. math

    A committee is to be chosen from a group of 11 women and 14 men. How many ways can they select a president, treasurer, and secretary, if the treasurer and secretary must be females? No person can serve in more than one position.

    asked by Anonymous on August 3, 2012
  49. GOVERNMENT HELP

    I am confused. Please help A President can use armed forces overseas a. at his or her own discretion b. after a declaration of war has been issued by Congress c. once Congress has approved the decision d. pending approval by Congress within forty-eight

    asked by Suzi on April 19, 2007
  50. Constitution

    Which case gives Congress the most authority under the Commerce Clause? A. U.S. v. Lopez B. Wickard v. Filburn C. U.S. v. Morrison is it B 2. Who possesses the authority to suspend habeas corpus? A. Congress B. President C. Both Congress and the president

    asked by Amy on January 17, 2015
  51. Social Studies

    One of the early battles of the war was the (Battle of Gettysburg,First Battle of Bull Run). Battles of Gettysburg? People in many U.S. cities paid their respects to President Lincoln after his (assassination,impeachment). assassination? Republicans in

    asked by Jarrod on April 12, 2012
  52. Math

    A committee is to be chosen from a group of 11 women and 14 men. How many ways can they select a president, treasurer, and secretary, if the treasurer and secretary must be males? No person can serve in more than one position. Show work to support your

    asked by Anonymous on April 23, 2012
  53. social studies

    In the Country of haiti, there was an Earthquake. The International Red Cross came to help with this disaster. With Foreign Policy Makers (Deciders) Which decider would follow this example; President, Secretary of State, national security advisor,

    asked by cristal on February 23, 2011
  54. history

    why did president johnson would find it necessary to encourage congress to cooperate with him? thank you

    asked by Corey on January 7, 2009
  55. U.S History - can u help to check my answer :)

    Document B “An insinuation had fallen from the gentleman from Tennessee (Mr. Grundy) that the late massacre of our brethren on the Wabash [at Tippecanoe] had been instigated by the British government. Has the President been given any such information?

    asked by Cassidy on February 6, 2014
  56. Social studies

    Which of the following phrases might a Republican Congress have used to describe President Johnson's Reconstruction plans

    asked by Mel on January 24, 2017
  57. government

    congress shares power with the president in the field of foreign affairs. what other powers do congress and the president share? a judicial powers b postal powers c territorial powers d war powers

    asked by john on April 2, 2013
  58. government

    congress shares powers with the president in the field of foreign affairs. what other powers do congress and the president share? a. judicial powers b. postal powers c. territorial powers d. war powers b or c, but ill go with b.

    asked by jere on January 15, 2008
  59. History

    Which of the following represents how one branch of government checks the other in foreign policy? A:Congress declares war against Iraq. The Pentagon boosts its troop levels. B:The president signs a treaty with Mexico. Congress must approve the treaty.***

    asked by Anonymous on November 22, 2017
  60. council

    what is a good speech of secretary and vice presidents: this is what secretary it does attend council meetings take pictures at school functions distribute and collect surveys at school funtions and from classrooms participate in council activities vice

    asked by garrick on October 22, 2009
  61. History

    How do you think southern whites reacted to president Andrew Johnson’s plan? President Johnson’s Plan (10%+)  Offered amnesty upon simple oath to all except Confederate civil and military officers and those with property over $20,000 (they could

    asked by anonymous on April 6, 2014
  62. government

    The Constitutional priciples of seperation of powers and checks and balances have resulted in frequent power struggles between the legislative and executive branches of government. Discuss the contemporary balance of power between the Congress and the

    asked by Chrissy on January 23, 2007
  63. 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

    asked by Bree on May 21, 2014
  64. History

    Which is true regarding how presidential Congressional plans differed? A: the president wanted to bring seceded back into the Union as quickly as possible B:the president believed that Congress would be to soft on Southern Rebels C:Congress refused to

    asked by Anonymous on December 4, 2019
  65. History

    What was the Johnson's Administration policy on civil rights? Are you referring to President Andrew Johnson or President Lyndon B. Johnson? It makes a difference. There are articles in here about both presidency's -- be sure to differentiate:

    asked by Haylee on May 27, 2007
  66. 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.

    asked by Mila on October 26, 2016
  67. POL 201

    Q:An independent regulatory authority, like the Federal Reserve Board. A)is subject to legislative oversight. B)operates independently of both the President and Congress. C)takes orders from the President. D)engages in partisan politics Q:A clientelist is

    asked by Tiff on May 20, 2014
  68. 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.***

    asked by Alice Keign on November 7, 2016
  69. Social Studies

    -What options were available to President Johnson during the Vietnam War? -What options were available to President Nixon during the Vietnam War? -What were the advantages and disadvantages of each of these options?

    asked by mstv1112 on May 29, 2014
  70. American Goverment

    A foreign policy president tends to be stronger than a domestic policy president because (Points : 1) presidents usually have stronger foreign policy backgrounds. Congress has more public support domestically and less internationally than the President.

    asked by christopher on May 17, 2015
  71. government

    according to the presidential sucession act of 1947, which of these officers follows the vice president in the line of presidential sucession?A)speaker of the house B)secretary C)president pro tempore of the senate d)secretary of the treasury i think its d

    asked by Anonymous on September 29, 2008
  72. Math

    Eight students are running for three positions in the student council: president, vice president, and secretary. Which represents the total number of ways the three students can be selected if each student can be elected to only one position? A. 8x3 B.

    asked by Felix on July 19, 2018
  73. History Please I Am Soooo Stuck :(

    1. During the 1960s, many Americans were killed in conflicts in Europe. Korea.* Southeast Asia. Saudi Arabia. 2. On March 31, 1968, President Johnson announced troops were going to Vietnam.* a “war on poverty.” he would not run for reelection. students

    asked by YOLO on April 21, 2015
  74. social studies

    Which of the following is an example of how the Constitution sets up a balance of powers between the three branches of government? The president is the commander-in-chief of the military, but Congress must declare war. The president is elected for

    asked by maeling on August 9, 2016
  75. history

    Which is true regarding how presidential and congressional reconstruction plans differed? A The president wanted to bring seceded states back into the Union as quickly as possible. B The president believed that Congress would be too soft on Southern

    asked by who dat on November 25, 2019
  76. US History II

    Which one would be right...I don't really understand This is the question: What was the signifianceof the War Powers Resolution of 1973? 1) gives the Executive Branch the power to wage wars instead of leaving that power to Congress to declare it.

    asked by Amy~ on July 11, 2010
  77. Social Studies

    Under the Articles, each state sent one delegate to Congress. Thus each state, no matter its size or population, had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money, and operate post offices. It was also

    asked by Pier on November 19, 2017
  78. 8th Grade Social Studies

    Under the Articles, each state sent one delegate to Congress. Thus each state, no matter size or population, had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money, and operate post offices. It was also

    asked by Cookie Thumper on November 15, 2017
  79. Social Studies (Check)

    How did politics play a role in President Johnson's Vietnam policy? A: Like Kennedy, Johnson remembered that many Republicans blamed the Truman administration for the fall of China to communism in 1949. Johnson hoped to prevent another country from

    asked by Victoria on February 10, 2016
  80. Social Studies

    What did the radicals in congress do to johnson? Was johnson forced out of office? Plz Help!! Thx

    asked by Happy Face on September 3, 2010
  81. History

    What did the radicals in congress do to johnson? Was johnson forced out of office? Plz Help!! Thx

    asked by Happy Face on September 3, 2010
  82. US History

    Why did congress pass a selective service act. Selective Service System: History and Records The obligation of a man to register is imposed by the Military Selective Service Act. The Act establishes and governs the operations of the Selective ...

    asked by evan on November 20, 2006
  83. Civics

    Which of the following is the best example of the idea of "separation of powers" in the American constitutional system? A.The president appoints judges, but legislators get elected.** B. The process for creating laws involves Congress and the president.**

    asked by Need help on December 8, 2016
  84. 7th grade- Social Studies

    I need help on these questions! Q.ow many brothers did Andrew Johnson have and what were their name(s)? A. I wrote Hugh and Robert but I am not sure if that is right. Q. What happened to the Johnson's home during the Civil War? A. I could not find the

    asked by Lisa on October 13, 2009
  85. Social Studies

    If there is collision between the president and Congress, can Congress restrain the president in foreign policy making? It's very difficult, but sometimes Congress can influence the president on foreign policy. This website goes into a lot of details about

    asked by Melissa on August 17, 2007
  86. U.S. History (Check) (Reed)

    1. When the Vietnam War ended... a) Many Americans wanted to return and win b) Many Vietnamese wanted to leave the county for the safety of America c) Many people still trusted the government and its decisions A: b? 2. Roughly how many soldiers were killed

    asked by Victoria on May 24, 2016
  87. government

    the office of management and budget helps in the budget process by a. providing congress with financial information b. keeping the government runnin if congress fails to pass appropriations c. helping the president produce the budget d. creating a budget

    asked by jere on January 16, 2008
  88. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    1. Name 4 ways the United States tried to help the war in Europe without actually going to war. 1# U.S. Congress passing the Lend-Lease Act, which enabled the United States to lend and/or lease arms to any country that could be a vital ally to the United

    asked by Victoria on April 18, 2016
  89. English - capitalization

    The president invited Senator Smith to the White House for a meeting before preparing his address to the United States congress. Which of the following is an error in capitalization in the sentence above? A. The word "House" should be lower case. B. The

    asked by John on January 6, 2016
  90. American Government

    Does the president have the power to declare war or is it up to congress? We are having a discussion in class.

    asked by ggift on September 2, 2009
  91. American Government

    12. Read this excerpt from the U.S. Constitution. To declare War, grant Letter of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of money to that Use shall be for a longer Term

    asked by Becky on October 11, 2016
  92. social studies

    If there is collision between the president and Congress, can Congress restrain the president in foreign policy making?

    asked by tia on December 12, 2009
  93. American Government

    if there is collision between the president and congress,can congress restain the president in foreign policy making?

    asked by Diana on February 19, 2010
  94. 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

    asked by Anonymous on August 23, 2006
  95. check american government

    im suppose to right an essay if the president is too powerful. is this good. The Articles of Confederation was our first Federal Constitution. It proved too weak to carry on the work of a national government. Under the Articles, each year the Congress met,

    asked by Anonymous on October 26, 2008
  96. History

    Q: Which governmental position was NOT held by James F. Byrnes? Choices are: A. U.S. Secretary of State B. U.S. Supreme Court justice C. governor of South Carolina D. vice president of the United States

    asked by Samantha on April 15, 2012
  97. National Junior Honor Society - HELP!

    Since I'm in the NJHS, last Wednesday was my first meeting. We discuss the expectations, blah blah blah. Then we also discuss leadership positions. Like President, Vice President, Secretary, Reporter, Treasurer, and Committee Chairpersons. In the packet is

    asked by Laruen on October 7, 2012
  98. social studies

    Who may declare war? A.President B.Entire Congress C.House of Representatives D.Senate

    asked by mint on July 18, 2015
  99. American government

    Which power allows congress to check the foreign affairs powers of the president? Eminent domain power Judicial power Taxing and spending power Commerce power**** Which of the following examples reflects an action that congress can take under the war

    asked by ..... on October 17, 2016
  100. social studies

    Which of the following actions is a check by the executive branch on the actions of the legislative branch? 1. The Senate votes against a treaty made by the President. 2. The President vetoes a bill passed by congress. 3. A federal court declares a

    asked by miss on May 28, 2016