We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system. Share buttons are a little bit lower. Thank you!
Presentation is loading. Please wait.
Published byJordon Addis
Modified over 2 years ago
HouseSenate Younger Membership 57.2 years old Older Membership 63.1 years old
HouseSenate Younger MembershipOlder Membership Less Prestige 2 year terms More Prestige 6 year terms
Congress: Differences HouseSenate Younger MembershipOlder Membership Less PrestigeMore Prestige Size 435 Size 100
HouseSenate Strict Rules, Limited Debate Committee Rules Flexible Rules, Nearly Unlimited Debate Fillibuster
HouseSenate Strict Rules, Limited Debate Flexible Rules, Nearly Unlimited Debate Most Work is Done in Committees, Not on the Floor 21 Work is Split More Evenly Between Committees and the Floor 20
HouseSenate Limited Powers No Treaties No Presidential Appointments Revenue Bills Special Powers Treaties Presidential Appointment Confirmations
Am Government Review: Legislative Branch / Congress HouseSenatePowersCommitteesBills/Laws
House of Representatives vs. Senate. Membership HOUSE 435 members; each states delegation is determined by its population SENATE 100 members (two per.
Warm up Answer the following questions. DO NOT USE YOUR BOOK! 1. Which branch of government did the founders want to be the most powerful? 2. How were.
U.S. Congress is a bicameral legislature legislature consisting of 2 houses House of Representatives & the U.S. Senate.
The Legislative Branch. Legislative Branch Review 1.Function: Make the Laws 2.Congressional Joint Powers A.Levy and collect taxes B.Raise and maintain.
U.S. House of Representatives vs. U.S. Senate. Article I of the U.S. Constitution * Article I, Sec. 1: “All legislative Powers herein granted shall be.
The House vs The Senate. House vs Senate House – 435 members; 2 year terms Senate – 100 members; 6 year terms Reason – House closer to people, Senate.
Nov. 22, 2010 What established Congress as a two-part body? The Great Compromise.
Chapter 10/11/12 The Legislative Branch. Essential Questions What makes a successful Congress? In what ways should people participate in public affairs?
Respectively, the minimum age requirement for members of the House of Representatives and the Senate.
Chapter 5 The Organization of Congress Section 1 Congressional Membership.
The Legislative Branch CP Political Systems. Congress 101 Article I of the U.S. Constitution creates a bicameral (two house) legislature Result of Connecticut.
While the partisan composition of the Congress is fairly close to that of the electorate, there are larger disparities between the Congress and the general.
Congress If progress is the advancement of society, what is congress?
Article 1: Legislative Branch U.S. Capitol. Article 1: Legislative Branch U.S. Capitol.
CITIZENSHIPCITIZENSHIP JEOPARDY JEOPARDY click here to PLAY.
How a Bill Becomes a Law. What is a bill? A bill is a proposed law. Ideas come from the Executive Branch, special interest groups, and citizens. Only.
Congress House & Senate: Differences in Representation Bicameral System: Two Chambers –Part of the Connecticut Compromise –Each state has two senators.
REFLECTING THE WILL OF THE PEOPLE House of Representatives:
Chapter 10 (Congress) I. Powers of Congress (i.e. C) A. Constitutional Powers Powers of House Only – (1) Originate Tax/Spend Bills (2) Bring impeachment.
Comparing the governments of Brazil, Mexico, and Cuba SS6CG2: The student will explain the structures of national governments in Latin America and the.
PO 111: INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN POLITICS Summer I (2014) Claire Leavitt Boston University.
Chapter 12 Congress in Action Section 1 Congress Organizes.
HOW A BILL GROWS UP AND BECOMES A LAW… 3 ways… The Hard Way! The Fun Way! The School House Rock Way!
Comparing Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy. Who Operates It? Fiscal Policy –President –Congress –Elected officials –Legislation Monetary Policy –Federal.
Representing the American People The United States Congress is a bicameral legislature in which power is divided between two chambers: the House and the.
Unit 8 – Government Lesson 2 – Legislative Branch in Georgia Study Presentation Georgia Studies.
The Legislative Branch Article I Congress. House of Representatives Term: 2 years Qualifications 25 years old 7 years as a U.S. citizen Resident of.
1 FINANCING POWER PLANTS FEDERAL TAX ISSUES MITCH RAPAPORT NIXON PEABODY LLP th Street, N.W. #900 Washington, D.C (202) January 19,
GHSGT PREPARATION GOVERNMENT AND CIVICS. CONTENT DESCRIPTION Government/Civics (18% of the test) Assesses the philosophical foundations of the United.
© 2016 SlidePlayer.com Inc. All rights reserved.