Chapter 6 and Chapter 4 of California Republic
In California, the fiscal year begins on
It is easiest for newcomers to win elections when there is an "open seat."
All of the following are powers of Congress over the judiciary EXCEPT:
It can nominate judges to the court.
According to the text, the congressional process is slow and involves a great deal of bickering and arguing because:
Democracy is a messy process that involves bargaining and compromise.
In the California Legislature, if a bill is passed with amendments, what happens next?
It is returned to the original house.
Senators and representatives are unlikely to spend much time on the individual problems of constituents due to their legislative responsibilities.
Partisan gerrymandering is the process in a particular state legislature whereby the majority party
Draws districts to maximize the number of House seats their party can win
After Proposition 11 was passed in 2008, redrawing district boundaries in California was the responsibility of
Independent citizens' commission
What is the effect of polarization on the executive appointment process?
Significant; high polarization usually means that many appointments are blocked.
All of the following are constitutional powers of Congress EXCEPT: