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Q: Who are the leaders of the House of Representatives and the Senate? A. The secretary of state leads the House; the Vice President leads the Senate. B. The Speaker leads the House; the Vice
President leads the Senate. C. The president pro tempore leads the House; the majority leader leads the Senate. D. The Vice President leads the House; the Speaker leads the Senate.
A: B. The Speaker leads the House; the Vice President leads the Senate.
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User: Who are the leaders of the House of Representatives and the Senate? A. The secretary of state leads the House; the Vice President leads the Senate. B. The Speaker leads the House; the Vice President leads the Senate. C. The president pro tempore leads the House; the majority leader leads the Senate. D. The Vice President leads the House; the Speaker leads the Senate.

Weegy: B. The Speaker leads the House; the Vice President leads the Senate.
migzptz|Points 6318|

User: Which governing body has been organized without interruption since its first session in 1789? A. the Senate B. the Supreme Court C. the House of Representatives D. Congress

Weegy: C. the House of Representatives
jhuneric27|Points 66|

User: In this map, why do members of the House of Representatives from California outnumber the representatives from Wyoming? A. California is bigger in geographical area. B. The Bill of Rights states that California must have more representatives. C. California became a state before Wyoming did. D. California’s population is larger than Wyoming’s.

Weegy: The answer is D.
borninboston777|Points 70|

User: How do the congressional terms of Senators and Representatives differ? A. Representatives’ terms are staggered. B. Senators are chosen by congressional districts. C. Representatives are more exposed to the national media. D. Senators have more years in office, which gives them better job security.

Weegy: D. Senators have more years in office, which gives them better job security.
danimai|Points 1504|

User: What factor can limit the level of congressional pay? A. fear of election-day fallout B. the amount of additional income a person might have C. state election requirements D. the law as stated in the Constitution

Weegy: The answer is A. fear of election-day fallout
bongche|Points 2885|

User: Which name would apply to a person who wants Congress to exercise only the expressed powers in the Constitution? A. strict constructionist B. liberal constructionist C. liberal Democrat D. strict Republican

Weegy: A. strict constructionist
kashton|Points 673|

User: McCulloch v. Maryland upheld the concept of implied powers and set a pattern for which type of approach to interpreting the Constitution? A. strict constructionist B. moderate constructionist C. Constitutional constructionist D. liberal constructionist

Weegy: D. liberal constructionist
Fanboy|Points 2221|

User: Why are special sessions of Congress rarely called? A. The financial cost is too high. B. Congressional numbers would make it too cumbersome. C. Congress already meets nearly year-round. D. It would take too much time.

Weegy: C. Congress already meets nearly year-round.
patmarone|Points 6007|

User: According to the 12th Amendment, if no one person receives a majority of electoral votes for President, who decides the issue? A. Senate B. House of Representatives C. Speaker of the House D. secretary of state

Weegy: B. House of Representatives
conception|Points 100|

User: Who is the leader of the House of Representatives? A. the Speaker of the House B. the Vice President C. the secretary of state D. the president of the House

User: What are delegated powers? A. Powers given to members of Congress by the voters. B. Powers given to Congress by the President. C. Powers given to members of Congress by the Supreme Court. D. Powers given to Congress by the Constitution.

Weegy: A. Powers given to members of Congress by the voters.
conception|Points 100|

User: What is the theoretical reason behind the Framers’ favoring of a bicameral Congress? A. The British Parliament was bicameral. B. The original 13 colonies followed a bicameral style. C. One house can act as a check on the other. D. The Constitution called for a bicameral legislature.

Weegy: Theoretical reason for a bicameral legislature is that One house can act as a check on the other.
Frankie17851|Points 2643|

User: Which two powers guide much of the daily work of Congress? A. the sovereign power and inherited power B. the commerce power and the taxing power C. the veto power and the impeachment power D. the judicial power and the excise power

Weegy: B. the commerce power and the taxing power
jeifunk|Points 5247|

User: In what way does Congress participate in checks and balances as a lawmaking authority? A. It raises taxes. B. It does not get involved in partisan projects. C. It meets regularly with the Supreme Court. D. It oversees operations of various agencies in the executive branch.

Weegy: D. It oversees operations of various agencies in the executive branch.
TonioL|Points 110|

User: Members of Congress receive benefits and privileges. Which privilege does the Constitution give them? A. They cannot be sued for statements made in a newspaper. B. They cannot be questioned in the courts about debates in Congress. C. They are not responsible if they attack someone in a pubic speech. D. They are not responsible if they attack someone in writing.

Weegy: The answer is: B. They cannot be questioned in the courts about debates in Congress.
sharpies|Points 8369|

User: If no one person receives a majority of electoral votes for President, who chooses the President? A. the Senate B. the House of Representatives C. the Speaker of the House D. the secretary of state

User: Along with the power to tax, what power has provided much of the basis upon which Congress and the courts have built nearly all the implied powers? A. the Bill of Rights B. the Preamble C. the Amendments D. the Commerce Clause

Weegy: D. [ the Commerce Clause Along with the power to tax, what power has provided much of the basis upon which Congress and the courts have built nearly all the implied powers ]
jher000|Points 7555|

User: There are several types of bills and resolutions. Which type may deal with a temporary matter, such as granting money for a presidential event? A. a concurrent resolution B. a discharge petition C. a joint resolution D. a rider

Weegy: C. a joint resolution
aravind213|Points 186|

User: Who confirms the presidential appointments of Cabinet officers and other top federal officials? A. both houses of Congress B. the House of Representatives C. the President D. the Senate

Weegy: The answer is D. the Senate
alfred123|Points 187|

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