this document establishes the government for the state of VA
VirginiaConstitution
the head of the executive branch of VA
Governor
how the governor, lieutenant governor, and attorney general gain their positions
elected
the number of years the Governor of VA may serve
four
the number of branch in the VA government
three
the legislative branch of the VA government
GeneralAssembly
the legislative branch is ________, meaning it has two parts or houses
bicameral
the second in command in Va is the ___________ governor
lietuenant
this branch of the VA government interprets laws according to the VA constitution
judicial
number of members of the VA State Senate
forty
number of years a member of the House of Delegates serves
two
the legislative branch meets ______ for a fixed number of days
yearly
the primary responsibility of the legislative branch
make laws
the governor must write this biannually for the state
budget
if the governor does not agree with a bill written by the General Assembly, he may choose to do this
veto
the separation of powers between the national and state governments
federalism