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Congress is made of

Senate and house

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Bills that are vetoed by the president still become laws if

Congress passes the law with a 2/3 vote

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What approves ambassadors, judges, cabinet members?

Senate

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Before bills are voted on they are discussed in...

Committees

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After bills are written they go to..

A congressional committee

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Term length for house of reps

Two years

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Gathers evidence and brings charges of impeachment

House of reps

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Bill becomes a law when

President signs it

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Votes to accept treaties..

Senate

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Bills that president signs have received the...

Majority vote of congress

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Which has 100 members

Senate

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Has 435 members

House of reps

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Bills can only be introduced...

In congress

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Once impeached, the president is tried by...

Senate

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Legislative branch is made up of...

The congress(house and senate)

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The main job of Congress (legislative branch) is to...

Make the law

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Congress must follow laws...

In constutuion

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Congress can...

Appropriate money, declare war, regulate trade.

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Congress can check power of...

Other branches

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Requirements to serve in house of reps...

25 yrs old, 7 yrs as a citizen, must live in the state you represent

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Requirements to serve in senate...

30 yrs old, 9 yrs as a citizen, must live in state you represent.