Election Time Word Search
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representative
inauguation
supporters
president
decision
November
congress
platform
election
canidate
liberty
parties
primary
senate
slogan
leader
ballot
speech
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issues
booth
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vote
USA

Politics Word Search

Politics Word Search
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Electoral college
Political Party
Bill of Rights
Conservative
Constitution
White House
Independent
Government
Ammendmets
Republican
Democracy
Federal
Judicial
Delegate
Congress
Politics
Democrat
Liberal
Cabinet
Primary
Liberty
freedom
Appeal
Ballot
Senate
Romeny
Equal
Obama
Right
Left

Chapter 10 Vocabulary Crossword

Chapter 10 Vocabulary Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A group of citizens with similar views on public issues
To select candidates to run for political office
The range of differences in such political views between parties
Where voting takes place
A statement of the party's views and policies on important issues
A paper ballot that lists the names of the candidates
Another word for voting district
The vote of the citizens of a country
One of the people chosen from each state and selects the president and vice president
Agreement between 2 or more parites to work together
when a single political party controls the government
Where voting takes place
When a country has 2 main political parties
When there are more than 2 stong political parties
Each part of a platform
Votes cast by electors for president and vice president
The group of electors
Voters may vote for the candidates of either major party
Only those voters who are registered in a particular party can vote
The election that takes place first
Where voters choose their leaders from the candidates
When a citizen is not a member of a political party

US CONSTITUTION Word Search

US CONSTITUTION Word Search
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Word Search
Description

Speaker of the House
Searches and Seizures
Vice President
DoubleJeopardy
Embezzelment
ChiefJustice
Supremecourt
Impeachment
Legislative
Quartering
Executive
President
Amendment
Congress
Repealed
Judicial
BearArms
Assembly
Petition
Religion
Warrant
Bribery
Treason
States
Durbin
Speech
Senate
Crime
Biden
Obama
Trial
Press
Judge
House
Kirk
Veto
Vote
Term
Bill

27 Amendments Crossword

27 Amendments Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Freedom of Speech, Press, Religion and Petition
bear arms
Conditions for quarters of soldiers
need warrant or probable cause to arrest and search
Presumption of Innocence
Right to a speedy trial
Right to a trial by jury Right of trial by jury of your peers
No cruel or unusual punishment such as torture
U.S. Supreme Court decides what the constitution means
States can make local rules and laws such as divorce rules
federal courts do not have jurisdiction in case against a state
Revises presidential election procedures
Abolishes slavery
Defines citizenship
Prohibits the denial of the right to vote based on race
Income tax
Popular Election of Senators
Prohibition of Intoxicating Liquors
Equal Suffrage---Sex; Right of Women to Vote
Commencement of Terms; Sessions of Congress; Death or Disqualification of President-Elect
Repeal of 18th Amendment
Presidental Tenure; No President may serve more than 2 elected terms
Inclusion of DIstrict of Columbia in Presidential Election System
Right to Vote in Federal Elections----Tax Payment; Outlawed the payment of a tax as a condition for taking part in elections
Presidential Succession; Vice Presidential Vacancy; Presidential Inability
Right to Vote----Age; Must be 18 years or older
Congressional Pay; Congress's power to fix the salaries of its members

Social Studies Crossword Puzzle

Social Studies Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

The right to vote
More than 50%
A legislature who elects a president and vice president
Basic Belief
Meeting of party members to conduct party business
To record or enroll formally
Process of voting in election
A geographic area that contains a certain amount of voters
The most votes among all those running for a political office
To choose a candidate from each party to run in the general election
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
Percentage of eligible voters who actually vote
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office.
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes
A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
A way for citizens to propose laws
Held when no candidate wins a majority of votes in the primary
Topics of public interest
Organization of individuals with broad common interests
A Person who is elected by the electoral college
representatives from the 50 state party organizations who run a political party
The elected executive head of a state of the US.

Elections and Voting Crossword

Elections and Voting Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A way for citizens to vote on state or local laws
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, beliefs, and positions on election issues.
A political party that challenges the two major parties
The right to vote
A meeting of political party members to conduct party business
A geographical are that contains a specific number of voters
The votes cast by individual voters in a presidential election, as opposed to electoral votes
Representatives from the 50 states party organizations who run a political party
Political organization established by a corporation, labor union, or other special-interest group designed to support candidates by contributing money
A strong party organization that can control political appointments and deliver votes
A number that is more than 50 percent of the total
The most votes among all those running for a political office
A group of people named by each state legislature to select the President and Vice President
A special election in which citizens can vote to remove a public official from office
The list of candidates for which you cast your vote
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
The first election that takes place to find out who will be the candidate for that party
The recorded version of a vote
Held when no candidate wins a majority
Method of voting for people who cannot go to the polls on election day
Topics do public interest
A way for citizens to propose laws

Chapter 6 The Legislative Branch Crossword

Chapter 6 The Legislative Branch Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Another name for a representative in the House of Reps
Title given to someone in the US Senate
Minimum age to be a US Representative
Minimum age to be a US Senator
Number of years you must be a US Citizen to be a Representative
Number of years you must be a US citizen to be a US Senator
Both the House and Senate can write and vote on new US _______
The House of Reps is in charge of creating _________ for the US as a way to raise money
The House of Reps can make limits for _______________
The House of Reps runs the US ______________________
The House of Reps can vote to decide whether a member of the government has violated the US ______________
The Senate can declare _____ on foreign countries
The Senate can ratify or deny ____________ that the US makes with foreign countries
The Senate can vote to approve or deny the Presidents _____________ choices
The Senate can vote to approve or deny the Presidents ______________________ choices
There are a total of this many US Representatives from the 50 states
This district has 3 US Representatives
This is the total number of US Senators
Each US State gets this many Senators
South Plainfield belongs to this US Representative District of New Jersey
This man represents South Plainfield and 31 other towns in the US House of Reps
Each district of a state contains about this many people
Number of years a Senator will serve
Number of terms that a Representative or Senator can serve
Title given to the leader of the House of Reps
Title given to the leader of the Senate that fills in for the Vice President
Political Party that currently has the most Senators and Representatives
Name of New Jersey's Senior Senator
Name of New Jersey's Junior Senator
State that current leader of the House of Reps is from
State the current substitute leader of the Senate is from
Name of the current leader of the House of Reps
Name of the current substitute leader of the Senate
The leader of the House of Reps has this place in line for the Presidency
The substitute leader of the Senate has this place in line for the Presidency
The lower part of Congress is called this
The upper part of the Congress is called this

Civics Crossword Puzzle

Civics Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

Term for the President as commander of the nation's armed forces
Term for the President as head of the administration of the Federal Government
Term for the President as the representative of the people, working for the public interest
Term of the President as the main architect of foreign policy and spokesperson to other countries
Term of the President as monitor of the nation's economic condition
Term for the President as vested with the executive power of the United States
Term for the President as architect of Public policy and the one who sets the agenda for Congress
Term for the President as the leader of his or her political party
Term of the President as the ceremonial head of the United States, the symbol of all the people of the nation
A closed meeting of a party's house or senate members;also called a party conference
The floor leader of the party that holds the minority of seats in each House of Congress
Assistants to the floor leaders in the House and Senate,responsible for monitering and marshaling votes
Members who heads a standing committee in a legislative body
Permanent committee in a legislative body to which bills in a specified subject area are referred;see select committee
Division of existing committee that is formed to address specific issues
Legislative committee created for a limited time and for some specific purpose;also known as a special committee
Legislative committee composed of members of both houses
Temporary joint committee created to reconcile any differences between the two houses version of a bill
The presiding officer of the House of Representatives,chosen by and from the majority party in the House
Members of the House and Senate picked by their parties to carry out party decisions and steer legislative action

Election Day Word Search

Election Day Word Search
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convention
republican
candidate
president
election
persuade
nominate
elephant
democrat
register
politics
campaign
platform
november
tuesday
primary
ballot
slogan
donkey
debate
caucus
term
vote

27 amendments Crossword

27 amendments Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Freedom of speech, assembly
Right to trial by jury
Cannot be searched without warrant
No excessive bails
Double jeopardy is forbidden
Fair and speedy trial
Powers granted to states and people
Citizenship rights
Right to vote regardless of race
Shortened period of time between federal elections
No quartering of troops
No slavery
State cannot sue a citizen in another state
Term limits on presidents
Vote for president and VP on same ballot
Members salaries cant be collected until after federal election
Procedures after presidents death
Direct election of senate
18 can vote
No poll taxes
D.C are granted 3 electoral votes
Congress collects taxes
Bans alcohol
Repeals prohibition
No denial of constitutional rights
Woman can vote
Right to bear arms