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How does the legislative branch use the checks and balances system to monitor the judicial branch?
the national government is divided into three branches: legislative, executive, and judicial. [ These three branches are not independent of one another because the Constitution set up a system of checks and balances to help ensure that no one branch became too powerful. Each branch has powers that it can use to check and balance the operations and power of the other two branches. Following is a
look at the specific checks that each branch has been given.The Legislative Branch is given the powers to make the laws. It has the following checks over the Executive Branch: * May override presidential vetoes with a two-thirds vote * Has the power over the purse strings to actually fund any executive actions * May remove the president through impeachment * Senate approves treaties * Senate approves presidential appointments The Legislative Branch has the following checks over the Judicial Branch: * Creates lower courts * May remove judges through impeachment * Senate approves appointments of judges See more here ]
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User: How does the legislative branch use the checks and balances system to monitor the judicial branch?

Weegy: the national government is divided into three branches: legislative, executive, and judicial. [ These three branches are not independent of one another because the Constitution set up a system of checks and balances to help ensure that no one branch became too powerful. Each branch has powers that it can use to check and balance the operations and power of the other two branches. Following is a look at the specific checks that each branch has been given.The Legislative Branch is given the powers to make the laws. It has the following checks over the Executive Branch: * May override presidential vetoes with a two-thirds vote * Has the power over the purse strings to actually fund any executive actions * May remove the president through impeachment * Senate approves treaties * Senate approves presidential appointments The Legislative Branch has the following checks over the Judicial Branch: * Creates lower courts * May remove judges through impeachment * Senate approves appointments of judges See more here ]
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User: What is a strict constructionist? A. Someone who applies personal opinion to the meaning of the law. B. Someone who applies public opinion to a law. C. Someone who follows the exact meaning of the law without applying personal opinion. D. Someone who applies political opinion to the law.

Weegy: Aaron Burr, was tried for treason on Jefferson's order, but was acquitted. During the trial Chief Justice John Marshall subpoenaed Jefferson, who invoked executive privilege and claimed that as president he did not need to comply. [ [ [ When Marshall held that the Constitution did not provide the president with any exception to the duty to obey a court order, Jefferson backed down. ] ] ]
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