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Has the system of separate institutuions sharing powers protected liberty and promoted equality as the Framers envisioned it would?

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Explain how the American System of the separation of powers is actually 'shared' powers?

The American Government System is shared powers because all of the branches have power over another branch. For example, The Congress (legislative) can make a law. Then it cou

Separate institutions sharing power?

This is like the democracy that Americans have. They have three  branches of government that work together, the legislative,  congress, and judicial.

Who promoted the concept of separation of powers?

  Montesquieu While Locke proposed separating government into a legislative branch that made law and an executive branch charged with implementing the law, Montesquieu a

Why did the framers separate the power of government?

  The power of government is divided into three branches so that each one can focus on a specific task for which it was designed (making laws, enforcing laws, and judging

Why did the framers create a federal system of government in which power is shared between the national and state government?

The framers wanted this because they didn't want the national government to get too strong and become a monarchy, like the one they just worked so hard to get out of. The cons