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Branches of Gov't

Civics 2018-2019

TermDefinition
Senate Members represent an entire state
Senate 100 members
House of Rep 435 members
House of Rep age 25 to serve
House of Rep Leader is a "Speaker"
Congress Can override the Presidential veto with a 2/3 vote
House of Rep Serves 2 year terms
Senate Serves 6 year terms
Senate Age 30 to serve
House of Rep Serves a district within a state
President Takes an Oath of Allegiance
Vice President breaks a tie in the Senate
President Vetoes laws
Vice President International Negotiator
President Appoints Supreme Court Justices
President and Vice President Leaders of the executive branch
Vice President takes over if the President cannot serve
Criminal case when someone is accused of a crime
Supreme Court 9 justices
Verdict decision in a court case
Appellate Court where appeals of trial court are held
22nd Amendment Limits the term of the President
Article 1 Legislative Branch
Article 2 Executive Branch
Article 3 Judicial Branch
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