3 Branches of U.S. Government

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by taterbugg2010
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Discipline:
Social Studies
Subject:
Politicians and Presidents
Grade:
8

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3 Branches of U.S. Government

LEGISLATIVE BRANCH

Image of the current president

EXECUTIVE BRANCH

JUDICIAL BRANCH

CONGRESS

SENATE

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

PRESIDENT

Senators need to be thirty years old; a U.S. citizenship for at least nine years and residency in the state he/she represents. A senator's job is to represent the people living in his or her state in. A part of their job is to write and vote on new laws.

VICE PRESIDENT

SUPREME COURT

To be elected, a representative must be at least 25 years old, a U.S. citizen for at least seven years and an inhabitant of the state he or she representsAmong other duties, representatives introduce bills and resolutions, offer amendments and serve on committees. The number of representatives with full voting rights is 435, which is proporional to population.

3 BRANCHES OF U.S. GOVERNMENT

The nine justices of the Supreme Court are responsible for explaining and interpreting the Constitution. Smaller courts in the U.S. must follow the decisions of the Supreme Court justices.Justices are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate.

The Vice President is to preside over Senate. The Vice President also serves as ceremonial assistant to the President and is an important part of the President's administration. He is second in command meaning if the president dies, he become president.

President is responsible for the execution and enforcement of the laws created by Congress. He can veto those laws though.The President is both the head of state and the government of the U.S., and Commander-in-Chief of the military.He must be at least 35 years, and be a U.S. citizen for 14 years.


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