Political Science Vocabulary

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to vote approval of
the love for ones country
the split authority amount the legislative, executive and judicial branches
the branch of government that carries out laws
principle that the law applies to everyone, even those who govern
a form of democracy in which people vote firsthand
to change
the study of rights and duties of citizens
the branch of government that interprets laws
the lawmaking branch of government
the opening section of the constitution
a system in which each branch of government is able to check, or restrain, the power of others
a detailed, written plan for the government
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
the British legislature
a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
a representative to a meeting
a government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf
each individual part of political party’s platform
a group of people that makes laws
a group of people named by each state legislature to select the president and vice president
political principle providing that a majority of the members of a community has the power to make laws building upon all the people
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
king or queen
an association of rulers with broad common interests who want to influence or control decision making in government by electing the party’s candidates to the public office
the first ten amendments to the Constitution
a legislature consisting of two parts, or houses
the coarse of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem
any change in the constitution
the nation that power lies with the people

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