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

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