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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 aconsultant for international companies and also peace talks betweencountries.
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 thenavy, 347,352 soldiers in the air force, 179,762 marines, and atotal of 1,381,965 DODs
The Infantry Division did not exist in 1812. Instead there was a45th regiment, mainly from Massachusetts and what would becomeMaine.
where you vote for two different parties
When you boil a certiorari down, it comes down to a writ. Or adegree of law in common terms. I have dusted off my lexicon as wellas used search engines to scour for not only the meaning of yourwords but for the US Supreme Court Rules of Procedure. You mighthave your legal terms mixed up a little bit...
He was a shoe shine boy, street vendor, and factory worker thatbecame a union president. Then he became president of Brazil.
Yes, a Speaker is an elected Congressman (or Congresswoman) who isthen chosen by the House majority party. There are several caseswhere the sitting Speaker failed to be re-elected in their homedistrict, and could not remain Speaker once their term expired.
Senator Joseph McCarthy was infamous for seeking communism in themovie industry.
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 ofbeing a felon. As a governor, he wields little power as compared tothe Presidency of the United States of America.
Became prime minister of South Africa
No, Sir Charles did not WIN a majority government when he waselected as Prime Minister but because the Conservatives had won amajority at the 1891 general election, when he became PrimeMinister he inherited that majority
Princess Diana was born on July 1, 1961, at Park House inSandringham, where she lived with her father, two sisters, and onebrother until 1975. She attended both Riddlesworth Hall in Diss,Norfolk and West Heath, near Sevenoaks. Her talents includedbecoming an accomplished pianist, dancing and...
All congressmen and congresswomen have a two year term.
Yes that is one of the reasons that Henry the VIII broke with Romehere are some other answers Why did Henry VIII break from Rome? Some people in England andEurope were starting to become unhappy with the Catholic Church andwanted it to change. Martin Luther, a German reformer, hadpublished an...
A lawmaking body is called a "legislature," and the legislature of the federal government of the United States is called the Congress. "Congress" means something like "meeting" or "coming together." The Congress of the US is divided into two "Houses," the House of Representatives and the Senate. ...
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.
People colonized Virginia because that's where they landed. Somewent to Jamestown, Virginia for religious freedom.
To my knowledge I believe it's like the US governmental system butwith a Parliament.
Since most people could not read or write party invitations wouldhave been verbally done by the common folk and the wealthy wouldhave sent a small handwritten note by footman to the person theywere inviting. People didn't have parties like we do today. Forinstance, Christmas was spent in church at...
It depends based on what you like more if you prefer College go toit. But if you like ROTC, or the military go to either one youlike.[I would prefer college because you can make money and havewealthy life.
Gerald Ford died December 26,2006 at 6:45 pm atRancho Mirage, California from cerebrovascular disease.
The Democrats nominated Horatio Seymour and the Republicansnominated Ulysses S. Grant.
Answer . It established the US Government.
Yes, apparently he is in a Military Hospital in Cairo with ongoinghealth issues.
it originated from China, from Mao. organiced in China andRussia(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. Youtalk to people by going up to them and introducing yourself. Youchange the 'limits' -- I assume you mean term limits -- forsenators 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
They take over the political process and create professional politicians. Instead of caring about the common man they are concerned with the party.
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 haveone. As of now, a vice president is second in rank of the U.S.
Queen Elizabeth II did not take the name of her husband, Philip.She retained the last name of her father, George VI, Windsor.
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 thestate and district where the accused committed the crime and to beinformed 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 ofcounsel for defense)
The document to which you are referring would be the MonroeDoctrine, issued during Monroe's presidency (1823).
James was King of Scotland as James (VI) from 1567 until 1625. Hebecame the King of England on 1630 until 1625 which he ruled asJames (I).
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William Windom (May 10, 1827 - January 29, 1891) was anAmerican politician from Minnesota. He served as US Representativefrom 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. Healso served as Secretary of the Treasury from...
If you meant their representatives, senators, & governor, herethey are. . Their governor is Susana Martinez . Their senators are Tom Udall & Martin Heinrich . Their house representatives are Michelle Lujan Grisham, StevePearce, & Ben R. Lujan. Hope this is helpful.
Don't you mean, "who is Sarah Palin?" She's the former governor ofAlaska who was chosen to be John McCain's vice-presidential runningmate in the 2008 Presidential campaign. Sarah Palin is FIT!
Prince Arthur of Connaught (1st May 1850-16th January 1942.) He was Queen Victoria's third son and seventh child.
Army Snipers have a better reputation in recent years as they have had much more experience fighting in the urban terrain of Iraq and mountain terrain of Afghanistan.
His dream was : "I dream of an Africa which is in peacewith 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.
i think its his son because he did have 1.
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...
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.
Tarja Halonen was born on December 24, 1943.
I only know one Why did Henry VIII have so many wives? He liked to CHOP and change har har har
This is called a constitutional democracy. The people create thegovernment, allow it to have its powers (outlined in aconstitution). This puts the govt in charge, but keeps itultimately answerable to the people of the nation.
The Right to Equality can be defined as many things. I define it asthe Right to Equal treatment under the law. However the Right toEquality can also mean the Right to be equal in all affairs. It isa mostly leftist kind of right that is not supported by mostright-wingers.
\n. \n Answer \n. \n. \nAll about Dominican Republic here ............\nhttp://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/dr.html\n. \n Answer \n. \nThe 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...
This depends on the country or organization. See related questions or re-ask your question. US: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd President of the United States serving from to 1945 April 12 when he died of a brain tumor. Roosevelt was re-elected in 1936. He was...
The 3 is the rank of the sailor, indicating that they are an E-4 or 3rd Class Petty Officer. SB is their specialty and it stands for Navy Special Boat Operators (SB). They are also known as SWCC, which is Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewmen. They operate the special boats used by SEAL teams...
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.
Congress makes laws, whether initiated in House (proportional representation by population) or Senate (equal representation of all states - 2 each) Who ever initiated the law, sends to the other hall of Congress for approval, desired changes or rejection. If the other body rejects it. The law is...
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.
Seven: Thomas Pelham-Holles, Henry Pelham, James Waldegrave (though only for five days), Charles Watson-Wentworth, Augustus Henry Fitzroy, William Cavendish-Bentinck and John Russell.