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(Legislative- house) a representative must be

25 years old and a citizen for 7 years

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(Legislative- house) can propose

Tax laws

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(Legislative- house) can ---- the president

Impeach

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(Legislative- senate) senators serve a

6 year term

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(Legislative- senate) a senator must be

30 years old and a citizen for 9 years

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(Legislative- senate) can approve

Presidential appointments

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(Legislative- senate)ratified treaties with

Foreign governments

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(Legislative- senate)can try the president after

Impeachment

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(Legislative) can regulate

Commerce

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(Legislative) can propose

Laws

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(Legislative) can coin

Money

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(Legislative) can declare

War

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(Legislative) can raise

Army and navy and pay debts

14

(Legislative) can override the presidents veto with a

2/3 vote

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(Legislative) can propose amendments to

Constitution with 2/3 vote

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(Executive) president serves a

4 year term

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(Executive) president must be at least

35 years old
14 year resident
Native born

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(Executive) has power to

approve or veto laws

19

(Executive) makes treaties with

Foreign governments

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(Executive) nominates

Judges to the Supreme Court

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(Executive) appoints ----- members

Cabinet

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(Executive) is ---- of U.S. military forces

Commander in chief

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(Judicial) justices of the Supreme Court serve for

Life

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(Judicial) can declare laws

Unconstitutional

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(Judicial) can settle disputes involving the

United States

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(Judicial) can settle disputes between

States

27

(Judicial) Chief Justice presides over

Impeachment trial of the president

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(Legislative- house) representatives serve a

2 year term