Political Science Vocabulary

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

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