What influences might cause a member of the House to vote against the wishes of the people in his or her district? I have this question for a study question in government and I'm pretty lost. The only things I

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  1. 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

  2. check my work (american goverment)

    7. What best describes a faithless elector? (1 point) an elector who cheated to become an elector an elector who fails to vote an elector who votes for a non­Christian an elector who does not vote for the person who won the state's popular vote 8. Who

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. geography

    Members of which economic alliance can live, work, even vote in any member nation? A)NAFTA B)OAU C)EU D)ASEAN i think its A or C am i right

  6. math

    . Every member of a high school class of 150 students was polled to see whom they would vote for in the election for student body president. The poll results are shown below. Candidate 1 46% Candidate 2 30% Undecided 24%

  7. American Gov.

    Which statement BEST explains how the Speaker of the House influences policymaking in Congress? A) by serving as the second in line to the presidency B) by determining the legislative agenda in the House C) by overruling the votes of the minority party in

  8. Civics

    Imagine a political figure is elected by popular vote of an entire state. This figure represents the state in a federal legislature. What position does this person hold Senator President Cabinet memeber Member of the House of Representatives

  9. S.S.

    1. which of the following is necessary to propose a new amendment to the constitution? A. approval by a popular vote held in every state. B. approval by two-thirds of the house and senate. C. approval by three-quarters of the house and senate.****** D.

  10. law studies

    What are an example of cases that relate to this one? Brady Milton is a 17-year-old who recently graduated high school and pre-registered to vote. His state, one of many with very low voter turnout, passes a new policy. To increase turnout, elections will

  11. politics

    Which of the following is NOT true about the electoral college? A. Except for Maine and Nebraska, the states appoint their members of the electoral college on a “winner-take-all” basis. B. A presidential candidate needs 270 electoral votes to win

  12. government

    which of the following is true of the house of representatives a. it currently has 100 members b. the total number of seats in the house is fixed by the constitution c. the number of terms a representative may serve is fixed by the constitution d. every

  13. 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

  14. social studies PLEASE CHECK

    1. which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in South Carolina? a. the first grange chapter was established for farmers b. the grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. blacks were disfranchises through a poll

  15. Finance (board of directors)

    A corporation's board of directors A. is selected by and cna be removed by management B. can be voted out of power by the shareholders C. has a lifetime appointment to the board D. is selected by a vote of all corporate stakeholders I read in the text book

  16. 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

  17. Math

    A certain club has 50 people, and 4 members are running for president. Each club member either votes for one of the 4 candidates, or can abstain from voting. How many different possible vote totals are there?

  18. Maths

    Before an election, 23% said they would vote for A 9% said they would vote for B 20% said they would not vote. These all voted as they said. The rest of the population voted for A and B in the ratio 1:2 Who got the most votes? Thanks to anyone who can

  19. Language Arts

    In the third wish the king of the forest claims that he has yet to hear of the human being who made any good use of his three wishes in a paragraph consider whether mr peters proves the king wrong do mr peters wishes bring him happiness does he put his

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. math

    Suppose the 435 members of the house of representatives are placed on committees consisting of more than 2 members but fewer than 30 member of members and each member is to be on one committees. Each committee is to have an equal number of members and each

  23. world geo

    Members of which economic alliance can live, work, even vote in any member nation?

  24. geography

    Members of which economic alliance can live, work, even vote in any member nation? A)NAFTA B)OAU C)EU D)ASEAN i really don't know this one maybe a but im very unsure

  25. government

    the best example of the use of random sampling to determine who will be elected as your school president would involve a. asking each student in your class whom he or she would vote for b. asking one student in each classroom whom he or she would vote for

  26. government

    all treaties must be approved by a two thirds vote of a. the senate b. the house c. both houses of congress d. the supreme court a.

  27. American Government

    What influences might cause a member of the House to vote against the wishes of the people in his or her district? I have this question for a study question in government and I'm pretty lost. The only things I can think of are money issues or because they

  28. My brain is hurting please help?

    At a​ homeowners' association​ meeting, a board member can vote yes or on a motion. There are three motions on which each board member must vote. Complete parts ​(​a) through ​(c) below. ​(a) Determine the number of points in the sample space.

  29. government

    the chairmen of congressional committees are chosen by a. the vote of committee members b. seniority c. the vote of the majority party d. the speaker of the house b

  30. 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

  31. History (continued)

    1. What is the main idea of the preamble? A. To state the purpose of the constitution B. To set limits on the authority of the federal government C. To establish the relationship of the branches of government D. To explain the reasoning behind the break

  32. social studies

    wich of the following was one of the influences of the roman republic in the framing of the constitution? 1a centralized government that provides for more order 2elected representatives who are the voice of the people 3a judicial system that is controlled

  33. social studies

    The European Union (EU) was formed to advance the economic goals of Europe. Countries of the EU open their borders to member nations. European citizenship is extended to all, allowing people to live, work, and vote in any member nation. Member nations have

  34. geography

    The European Union (EU) was formed to advance the economic goals of Europe. Countries of the EU open their borders to member nations. European citizenship is extended to all, allowing people to live, work, and vote in any member nation. Member nations have

  35. government

    the votes of the electorate are called the a. electoral college vote b. direct vote c. popular vote d. primary vote a.

  36. english

    I am the best candidate to be class president . If you vote for me all your wishes will come true. what type of fallaies is this is it red herring? plezzzzz help

  37. American Goverment

    The Connecticut Plan was called the Great Compromise because (Points : 1) it allowed states with larger populations to have more representatives in the House and each state to have the same number of votes in the Senate. it allowed slave states to keep

  38. History

    In all English colonies a white man could vote only if he was a Christian Property owner•• Church goer Member of the gentry

  39. Social studies

    how was south carolina constitution of 1868 different from earlier versions? A. Representation was based on wealth and population B. Property owners alone could vote C. All men were given the right to vote D. Women were given the right to vote Is it A:)

  40. Physics

    A 103kg SWAT team member descends a 27.5m cable attached to a helicopter. If he wishes to reach the bottom in 3.5s, what average force should he apply to the cable?

  41. Government

    Two major causes of low voter turnout include the fact that A. older Americans tend to vote in lower numbers and those with less education vote less often. B. individuals with less education vote less often and young adults are less likely to vote. C.

  42. Trig

    House B is located at a bearing of N67°E from house A. House C is 370 meters from house A at a bearing of S68°E. House B is located at a bearing of N11°W from house C. Find the distance from house A to house B. (Round your answer to two decimal places.)

  43. U.S history

    What influences might cause a member of congress to vote agnist the wishes of the people from his/her district or county?

  44. Government

    What are examples of influences that could cause a member of the House to vote in opposition to the citizens of his/her district?

  45. political science

    Where might a member of Congress hold the floor indefinitely and thereby delay a vote on a bill which he or she objects (aka fillibuster)? The House The Senate Both the House and Senate Parliament

  46. Social studies

    Imagine a political figure who is elected by popular vote up an entire state this figure represents the state in a federal legislature what position does this person hold a senator be president see cabinet member do you member of the House of

  47. English/Writing Help Please?

    Help with sentence structure.... In a response to the uproar on January 30, 2017 legislation presented the House with the HB 631 bill which will forbid a wholesale distributor from increasing a price on vital medication, under definite statuses. Stages of

  48. economics

    The 31 members of the board of the Student S. Inc. are about to take a secret ballot whether to accept the merger proposal of Student G. Corp. Each member can vote to accept the proposal, reject the proposal or to abstain. For the proposal to be accepted,

  49. History

    I need help with these two questions, (it's talking about South Carolina) 1. A two-thirds vote of both houses will pass a bill over the governors veto. true or false 2. If the house makes changes, the bill goes back to the original house for a vote. true

  50. history

    (south Carolina) 1. a two-thirds vote of both houses will pass a bill over the governor's veto. True** false 2. if the house make changes, the bill goes back to the original house for a vote. true false**

  51. history

    a two-third vote of both houses will pass a bill over the governor's veto true false ** if the house make changes the bill goes back to the original house for a vote true ** false

  52. English

    Help Putting in sentences Please!. Vote - Senate - Committee – Finance, Vote - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-4) – March 17, 2017, Vote - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (137-2) – April 02, 2017, Vote - Senate Floor - Floor Amendment

  53. US Govt repost

    Reposting for someone who needs to choose an acceptable screenname ... Which statement BEST explains how the Speaker of the House influences policymaking in Congress? A) by serving as the second in line to the presidency B) by determining the legislative

  54. Samples and Predictions Math

    Help please I really don't understand this! 1)Janine wishes to conduct a poll to predict how many students will vote for her for class president. Which polling methods are likely to be biased? Choose all answers that are correct. A. Five people in each of

  55. government

    How many years the member of australian cabinet hold their position? After 3 years there will be a election at house of representative does it also include the changes of the cabinet member? but how about the election of senate member? im sorry i really

  56. GA State History

    7. appropriations and higher education are examples of what type of committee A. standing ** B. ad hoc C. conference D. interim study 10. if a bill goes to committee hoq can the committee kill the bill without asking for the General Assembly to vote on it

  57. american government

    what is a member of congress immune from when the House and Senate is in session and whe he is going to or returning form House or Senate meetings?

  58. american government

    a member of Congress who votes based on the wishes of his or her constituentsoperates in which of the following roles? a.trustee b.delegate c.partisan d.politico

  59. U.S. Government

    1. Amendment -- gave all men the right to vote regardless of race. - 15? 2. People who believe voting is important have high political ----c-c-. - efficacy? 3. It is an essential part of democracy in action, for the people to ---e. - vote? 4. The age

  60. History

    How was this section of the 14th amendment significant to reconstruction. Basically, I don't understand the last part that starts at this section ensured..... Section 3. No person shall be a Senator or Representative in Congress, or elector of President

  61. government

    A member of congress who votes based on the wishes of his or her constitutes operates in which of the following roles? a)Trustee b)Delegate c)Partisan d)politicol

  62. government

    a member of congress who votes based on the wishes of his or her constituents operates in which of the following roles? a. trustee b. delegate c. partisan d. politico c

  63. civics

    1. Every month congress passes public work bills. I put true 2.In a roll call vote,is a speaking vote to decide if a bill should be added. I put false 3.A standing vote is when those in favor of a bill stand up and explain why they think it should be

  64. Science

    green house effect influences the temperature on Earth because try not to give a link

  65. 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

  66. social studies

    which is not necessary in order for a bill to become a law ? a) the governor must sign the bill b) a majority vote is needed in the house c) the majority of vote is needed in the senate d) the same version of the bill must be passes

  67. math

    Every member of a high school class of 150 students was polled to see whom they would vote for in the election for student body president. The poll results are shown below.

  68. government

    in 1997, 26-year-old representative harold ford jr became a member of the 105th congress. what happened the year before this that made his election possible? a. congress passed the voter registration act of 1997 b. congress lowered the age of a member of

  69. Health

    what should you refrain from doing while helping a friend or family member who is being abused? A) Confront the abuser on behalf of your friend or family member. B) Encourage your friend or family member to seek help or guidance from others. C) Tell your

  70. English

    How to re-word this please? The Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016 will be considered by the House on Wednesday, December 7. under the rules. S. 2854 was proposed on April 26, 2016, by Senator. Richard Burr Republican of

  71. Physics

    Distance DC = FE = HG = AB = 2.7m FH = FD = GE = EC = CB = 2 m Find the supporting reaction of H, Member BD (Tension Force), Member CE, and Member CF? Figure Links: freeimagehosting 72dje

  72. Government

    The votes of the electorate are caled the b. direct vote c.popular vote d.primary vote C

  73. government

    why does a member of congress vote as he or she does? like their race, gender, all that stuff. and where does the true power of congress lie?

  74. government

    the house may refuse to seat a member-elect only if he or she a. has engaged in disorderly behavior b. has violated the code of ethics passed by the house in 1977 c. does not meet constitutional standards of age, citizenship, and residency d. does not meet

  75. Physics

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  76. Algebra

    Which of the following is neccessary to propose a new amendment to the Constitution? 1. Approval by a popular vote held in every state 2. Approval by two-thirds of the House and Senate 3. Approval by three quarters of the House and Senate 4. Approval by

  77. Social studies

    which of the following is necessary to propose a new amendment to the Constitution a. approve by a popular vote held in every state b. approve by two thirds of the house and senate c. approve by three quarters of the house and senate d. approve by the

  78. Social Studies

    1. Laws begin with ideas that come from Representatives or from a ordinary citizen. Then the citizen writes to their local senator or rep. 2. The bill goes to the Senate were they do a discussion and vote. If more than half of the Senate approves the bill

  79. Physics

    B___A (inclined at 55 degree) /| /\ / | / \ Pull 3900N / |/ D---C | /| | / | |/ | E | /| | / | |/ | H---G (All is Pin Joint) Distance DC = FE = HG = AB = 2.7m FH = FD = GE = EC = CB = 2 m Find the supporting reaction of H, Member BD (Tension Force), Member

  80. English

    1. The drinks are on the house. 2. Beer is on the house. 3. You meal is on the house. 4. Dinner is on the house. 5. The pie is on the house. --------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Why do you use 'house'? Don't you use 'restaurant'?

  81. Language Arts 7 A

    Lesson 3: Influences & Inferences Language Arts 7 A Unit 3: Heritage Connexus, Question: Personal Experiences, Family, And Culture Answers: 1.Rarely Shape A Writers Work 2. Are the only influences for a writer 3. Are a writers most important influences 4.

  82. SS

    2. Which of these questions would best help Xiao address a challenge in his community? Which political party should community members vote for? Why do diverse cultural influences exist in eastern China? What must people learn about to get new factory jobs?

  83. SS

    Which of these questions would best help Xiao address a challenge in his community? A. Which political party should community members vote for? B. Why do diverse cultural influences exist in eastern china? C. What must people learn about to get new factory

  84. fine art

    There was a wide range of influences that affected the art of the emerging modern Europe. Explain how five of these influences had an impact on the art of the Italian Renaissance, and explain five influences that had an impact on art of the Rococo period.

  85. fine arts

    There was a wide range of influences that affected the art of the merging modern Europe. Explain how five of these influences had an impact on the art of the Italian Renaissance, and explain five influences that had an impact on art of the Rococo period. i

  86. American Government

    In the House of Representatives, expulsion requires a one-half majority vote. a. True b. False

  87. CRITICAL THINKING

    decisions, which type of thinking would you be most likely to use? Explain your answer. 1.Deciding whether or not to stop and vote as you are driving home on election day 2.Deciding whom you will vote for 3.Deciding which school to attend 4.Reading through

  88. American Government

    Who counts the Electoral College vote? House of Representatives*** Senate state legislatures Supreme Court

  89. American History

    1.Get to Know Your Member of Congress Resources: Get Connected: The Organization of Congress on p. 373 of Government in America Follow the instructions in the text closely and use the Web sites provided to search for committee jurisdiction and to find your

  90. Language arts

    In the third wish the king of the forest claims that he has yet to hear of the human being who made any good use of his three wishes in a paragraph consider whether mr peters proves the king wrong do mr peters wishes bring him happiness does he put his

  91. American History

    Which of the following relationship is NOTan example of the checks and balances built into the Constitution? A. Supreme court decision can be overturned by an amendment to the Constitution. B A presidential veto can be overturned by a supermajority of

  92. Fine Art

    "There was a wide range of influences that affected the art of the emerging modern Europe. Explain how five of these influences had an impact on art of the Italian Renaissance, and explain five influences that had an impact on art of the Rococo period" I

  93. English

    Posted by rfvv on Monday, October 13, 2014 at 8:31pm. 1. Mattie made three wishes on the Internet. 2. Mattie wrote three wishes on the Internet. 3. Mattie uploaded three wishes on the Internet. 4. Mattie posted three wishes on the Internet.

  94. Grammar

    Finance, Health, and Government Operations made amendments and voted according, the bill -House Committee Health and Government Vote - House - Committee - Health and Government Operations, Vote - Senate - Committee – Finance, Vote - House Floor - Third

  95. Civics

    Rick wants to support a bill that is about to be voted on in his state's legislature. How might Rick more effectively support the bill as a member of a special interest group? A. Rick's vote in the upcoming elections will count for more than it would have

  96. thanksgiving

    The Thanksgiving Day is coming. Do you have some ideas about it? For western people, it is more important than us Asian. But this kind of custom influences us gradually. So, this Thanksgiving Day I want to send some interesting gifts to my families,

  97. How to send gifts to China in a strange country?

    The Thanksgiving Day is coming. Do you have some ideas about it? For western people, it is more important than us Asian. But this kind of custom influences us gradually. So, this Thanksgiving Day I want to send some interesting gifts to my families,

  98. government

    if no candidat receives a majority of the electoral votes, the president is chosen by a. both houses of congress b. the house of representatives c. the senate d. a new popular vote a.

  99. literature

    In “The Third Wish,” the King of the Forest claims that he "has yet to hear of the human being who made any good use of his three wishes." In a paragraph, consider whether Mr. Peters proves the King wrong. Do Mr. Peters’ wishes bring him happiness?

  100. Language Arts

    In “The Third Wish,” the King of the Forest claims that he "has yet to hear of the human being who made any good use of his three wishes." In a paragraph, consider whether Mr. Peters proves the King wrong. Do Mr. Peters’ wishes bring him happiness?

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