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Term for when a president blocks a law passed by Congress
Overriding a veto is a ____________ branch check on the executive branch
The ________________ can appoint people to serve on the Supreme Court
In order to serve on the Supreme Court(or on any other federal court), a person must be approved by ______________
Who decides if a law is unconstitutional?
This is the number of votes needed in Congress to override a veto.[spell the numbers]
Congress is made up two separate chambers: The Senate and ____________________
If a judge has committed a crime, who can remove him or her?
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What document does the Supreme Court look at in order to determine if a law is unconstitutional?
True or False: The President can pass executive orders without the approval of Congress
Who can eliminate executive orders if they violate Constitutional Rights?
If the President commits a crime in office, Congress has the power to _____________ him
Name for the separation of powers between the three powers that prevents one branch from getting too much power? ______________ and ___________________
Part of the US Congress that has equal representation?
The Department of Defense is part of this branch

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