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Flashcards in Mixed Constitutional Underpinnings Deck (7):
1

Ways that gov't has expanded after constitution

Necessary and proper clause
Presidential practice (orders, agreements, privilege)
Judicial review
Political party

2

State's righters

Define federalism in which the states have more power

3

Nationalists

Federal gov is supreme in federalism

4

Unwritten constitution

Deeply ingrained aspects of our government not specified in the constitution
Examples.)
Political parties and conventions
The executive cabinet

5

Constitutional convention

Met in Philadelphia to write constitution

6

Gubernatorial veto

Veto by governor
Can use line item vetoes still

7

Accomplishments of Articles of confederation

Negotiated treaty that ended the Revolutionary war
Established Northwest ordinance creating methods by which new states would enter the union
and set precedent of federalism