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Branches Government

Compare the responsibilities of the branches of government.

House of Representatives and Senate Legislative Branch
Nine appointed judges on the Supreme Court Judicial Branch
Commander-in-Chief (President) Executive Branch
Makes Laws Legislative Branch
Interprets Laws Judicial Branch
Enforces Laws Executive Branch
President, Military, Police Executive Branch
Decides if the laws of our land are still fair Judicial Branch
Can override a Presidential Veto Legislative Branch
Can veto laws Executive Branch
Can declare laws unconstitutional Judicial Branch
May increase or decrease taxes Legislative Branch
General Assembly (State Government) Legislative Branch
Governor (State Level) Executive Branch
State Court (State Level) Judicial Branch
City Council (Local Government) Legislative Branch
Mayor (State Level) Executive Branch
County Courts/Circuit Courts (Local Level) Judicial Branch
Created by: whitmorem