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From democracy to communism, every country on earth has a different political organization. Ask questions about political parties, leaders and history here.
I have been interested in civics since I could read. I have been a  consultant for international companies and also peace talks between  countries.
Today there are a Total of 2,475,967 soldiers in the Military.  There is 507,158 soldiers in the army, 347,693 soldiers in the  navy, 347,352 soldiers in the air force, 179,762 marines, and a  total of 1,381,965 DODs
where you vote for two different parties
When you boil a certiorari down, it comes down to a writ. Or a  degree of law in common terms. I have dusted off my lexicon as well  as used search engines to scour for not only the meaning of your  words but for the US Supreme Court Rules of Procedure. You might  have your legal terms mixed up...
The electron sharing that takes place in a covalent bond is often  represented by...
Yes, a Speaker is an elected Congressman (or Congresswoman) who is  then chosen by the House majority party. There are several cases  where the sitting Speaker failed to be re-elected in their home  district, and could not remain Speaker once their term expired.
It's getting down to this deadline. Personally I would not expect Iran to keep to the agreements as arranged. We can sign all the treaties we want they will not keep to it. Now we have Iran and Russia working together. We see these alliances. One day they will try to take over the USA. They may...
Rick Perry is much shorter and stands accused of  being a felon. As a governor, he wields little power as compared to  the Presidency of the United States of America.
No, Sir Charles did not WIN a majority government when he was  elected as Prime Minister but because the Conservatives had won a  majority at the 1891 general election, when he became Prime  Minister he inherited that majority
Yes that is one of the reasons that Henry the VIII broke with Rome  here are some other answers  Why did Henry VIII break from Rome? Some people in England and  Europe were starting to become unhappy with the Catholic Church and  wanted it to change. Martin Luther, a German reformer, had ...
Not clear on the specific question. State legislatures have to ratify amendments whether via an amendment approved by 2/3 of Congress and then 3/4 of the state legislatures or by Constitutional Convention which is made up of state legislature reps.Hope that answers your question.
i don't now --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------The answer above is not an answer. People colonized Virginia because that's where they landed. Some went to Jamestown, Virginia for religious freedom
To my knowledge I believe it's like the US governmental system but  with a Parliament.
Since most people could not read or write party invitations would  have been verbally done by the common folk and the wealthy would  have sent a small handwritten note by footman to the person they  were inviting. People didn't have parties like we do today. For  instance, Christmas was spent in...
It depends based on what you like more if you prefer College go to  it. But if you like ROTC, or the military go to either one you  like.[I would prefer college because you can make money and have  wealthy life.
Gerald Ford died December 26,2006 at 6:45 pm at  Rancho Mirage, California from cerebrovascular disease.
The Democrats nominated Horatio Seymour and the Republicans  nominated Ulysses S. Grant.
  == Answer ==   It established the US Government.
Yes, apparently he is in a Military Hospital in Cairo with ongoing  health issues.
it originated from China, from Mao. organiced in China and  Russia(Soviet), have members like China, nort Korea, ??cuba.
Even if she has one, there is probably an army of personal assistants that check it. If you want to reach her, I suggest sending a letter. In general, if you want to contact high-profile people, the best method that I've had success with is sending a letter in some sort of Hallmark card because then...
This question is oddly phrased so cannot properly be answered. You  talk to people by going up to them and introducing yourself. You  change the 'limits' -- I assume you mean term limits -- for  senators by amending the Constitution. Lots of luck with that.
To prevent one branch of government from becoming a tyranny.
when one thing/person has or gains more power than it/they should have. For example, the three branched of government, if one branch has more power than the other two that is an imbalance of power.
The constitution of the United States
favor an increase in the number of workers to cope with the complexity of federal programs
The USS Clytie (AS-26) was an Aegir-class submarine tender that entered the Pacific Theatre late in the war. Stationed in Australia, she tended submarines of the 7th Fleet from April - September 1945, then was ordered home after the war ended.
When the US Supreme Court issues a writ of certiorari (an order to the lower court to send up records), it indicates they have agreed to review the case under their appellate jurisdiction.
No one. I've researched everywhere. It seems like we don't have  one. As of now, a vice president is second in rank of the U.S.
As of 2013, I believe it is somewhere around $174,000 per year.
1) right to speedy and public trial by an impartial jury of the  state and district where the accused committed the crime and to be  informed of the nature and cause of the accusation    2) right to confront the witnesses    3) right to have a lawyer provided to him/her ( assistance of ...
The document to which you are referring would be the Monroe  Doctrine, issued during Monroe's presidency (1823).
what have you done to the answers.com site? You have totally  destroyed and made useless a site that at one time was better than  wikipedia.
William Windom (May 10, 1827 - January 29, 1891) was an  American politician from Minnesota. He served as US Representative  from 1859 to 1869, and as U.S Senator from 1870 to January 1871,  from March 1871 to March 1881, and from November 1881 to 1883. He  also served as Secretary of the...
If you meant their representatives, senators, & governor, here  they are.    Their governor is Susana Martinez  Their senators are Tom Udall & Martin Heinrich  Their house representatives are Michelle Lujan Grisham, Steve  Pearce, & Ben R. Lujan.     Hope this is helpful.
Don't you mean, "who is Sarah Palin?" She's the former governor of  Alaska who was chosen to be John McCain's vice-presidential running  mate in the 2008 Presidential campaign.   Sarah Palin is FIT!
His dream was : "I dream of an Africa which is in peace  with itself"
People have more free speech, ability to assemble. The police are restricted in their actions such as needing warrents and not having access to private information. The people can also vote in people who can vote for less police involvement in society.
They must be fair as well as follow the law...
He was an important figure in ending South African Apartheid.
A Distant Mirror - The 14th Century Europe in 1300 was well on the way to rapid expansion. It was rapidly increasing in intellectual and mathematical sophistication. Technically, thanks to water power and the mechanical discoveries that flowed from it, Europe was in the midst of what many historians...
1. The balance of power between all 3 branches of government. 2. The power comes from the people.3. No one class remains in power indefinitely.
This is called a constitutional democracy. The people create the  government, allow it to have its powers (outlined in a  constitution). This puts the govt in charge, but keeps it  ultimately answerable to the people of the nation.
The Right to Equality can be defined as many things. I define it as  the Right to Equal treatment under the law. However the Right to  Equality can also mean the Right to be equal in all affairs. It is  a mostly leftist kind of right that is not supported by most  right-wingers.
Veto      Wasnt quite sure sorry   check on website
    == Answer ==       All about Dominican Republic here ............   http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/dr.html     == Answer ==     The Dominican Republic is overwhelmingly Roman Catholic.
Not sure what you mean by " democratic impulse " but it was written as a foundation for representative government.
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Culture wars concerns conflicts between traditional and conservative values and progressive and liberal values. Some of the issues presented where the following: abortion, privacy, censorship, separations of the state and church, gun laws, immigration, drugs on many fronts, gay right and marriage to...
  == Answer ==   depends on ur state domicile and rank   all the best.still 19 is a good rank. u should be able to get a good branch in agood nit.
Two.    Angus King (since 2012) from Maine and Bernie Sanders (since 2007)  from Vermont. Both caucus with the Democrats.
Winston Churchill helped make the world a better place because he helped to give us freedom and he helped us win the second world war.
Sergeant of arms keeps the peace in a meeting. A mace is used to hit people so if needed he would hit people. A mace was mainly used in war and not to keep the peace.
The people have less choice and the fate of the country and people is left with the wisdom of one person.
Suppose a game uses a spinner with five equal sections numbered 1-5  to determine the value of tokens given to the player spinning it.  What is the expected value of the number of tokens?
The only uncontroversial answer to that is the Vatican City, but  some may not regard it as a "Country"    Iran is a theocracy, as is Saudi Arabia. While both have titular  heads of state nothing is done without consent and approval of the  religious leaders. Until the Taliban was removed...
Bank of America, Citibank, Chase, Wells Fargo, US Bank, That's 5 pretty big ones.
While turning in battle it's gun ports were open and water went in and it sank
There were many bases where the WWII US Army trained. With the beginning of the draft in 1940 the Army cranked up its division creating process. Initially the army reckoned it would take 200 divisions to fight the war, but in the end wound up creating about 90. Some of these were National Guard...
To pass state laws and implement a state budget for the people of  their respective state.
As of 2010, the number of governments in the US has approached if not reached 90,000.
Yes, both Houses of Congress have to achieve a super majority  (two-thirds) in a vote.