Presentation on theme: "Floridas Legislative Branch. Is Florida bicameral or unicameral? Bicameral."— Presentation transcript:
Floridas Legislative Branch
Is Florida bicameral or unicameral? Bicameral
What do legislatures do? Discuss proposed legislation Pass bills
How does a bill become a law? Much like it does in the Federal government.
What do people expect from their state legislatures? Better schools Better transportation Better roads Services for disadvantaged Reduce crime Protect the environment
Would you rather have taxes lowered and cut these services?
Video Questions What amendment declares that the powers not given to the U.S. government are reserved for the states? Name one power reserved for the states. Name one service state governments are expected to provide.