A grant of rights
To have a duty that you have to do
To be able to do what you would like
Something that you will always be able to do
Someone who controls a group of people
The type of government that leads a whole country
The type of government that leads a province
The type of government that leads a city or town
The type of government when one person has power over all of the other citizens
When the community votes for a party that has one leader or representative
When a small amount of people holds power over everyone else
To vote for a party or leader
To share your choice with others on a certain topic
The party that mainly focuses on climate change and global warming
The party with the leader of Erin O’toole
The party with the most amount of seats in the house of commons
Where the political parties that won a seat all join together to make rules for Canada and talk about what’s best for the citizens
The leader of the party with the second most seats. Their job is to make sure the Prime Minister is still doing things that are good for the country
A king or queen
A person who runs for an election or job postition
The party with the fourth most seats in the house of commons
something that grants you rights and freedoms in your area
the duty to do something because you have been blamed/accused for something that wasn’t right, whether an apology or something else.
being able to do something without being judged or accused of wrongdoing.
a legal entitlement or allowance to do something, a right can also have some responsibilities if you do something bad.
a person who has control of the people in a area
the type of government that controls country
the type of government that controls a city/town
the type of government where one person possesses all the power
a system of government that is run by elected representatives that are voted by the people in the area.
a system of government where a group of people have power, the people are usually rich or well known.
a session that is used to vote for representatives to run for the government
the choosing of a choice that you prefer over the other
the party that cares most about environment
the party that is lead by jagmeet singh
the party that is lead erin o’ toole
the party that’s leader runs for prime minister
a political system where people work together to manage the country and parts of the country.
where a party that almost was elected helps to make laws, for example the conservatives will argue with the prime minister's party and will be like an opposite opinion type of group, but they can also agree or add to stances.
someone who helps manage a country, they can be classified as a head of state, and is usually a queen, king, or emperor
a person nominated for an election, whether being municipal, provincial, federal.
a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor.
a formal and organized choice by vote of a person for a political office or other position
a formal choice between two or more candidates
Annamie Paul runs this party
Jagmeet Singh runs this party
Andrew Scheer runs this party
Justin Trudeau runs this party
the governing body of a nation, state, or community.
The Official Opposition is viewed as the caucus tasked with keeping the government in check.
a written grant by a country's legislative or sovereign power, by which a body such as a company, college, or city is founded and its rights and privileges defined.
the state or fact of having a duty to deal with something or of having control over someone.
the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint.
a moral or legal entitlement to have or obtain something or to act in a certain way.
the person who leads or commands a group, organization, or country.
having or relating to a system of government in which several states form a unity but remain independent in internal affairs.
of or concerning the regions outside the capital city of a country, especially when regarded as unsophisticated or narrow-minded.
relating to a city or town or its governing body.
form of government in which one person or a small group possesses absolute power without effective constitutional limitations.
a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives.
a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution.
the head of an elected government; the principal minister of a sovereign or state.
a prime minister or other head of government.
the elected head of a city, town, or other municipality.
a place where people work, live, or play together
a member of a community, state, and country
concern for others
taking care of important things
a group of people who work together to run a city, a state, or a country
things we are free to do
to make a choice about something
the right to choose what we do and say
a rule that everyone must follow
one part of our government
something that happens as a result of an action
something helpful that is done for you
money to the government to pay for services
leaders who write and vote on new laws
the highest court in our country
A document setting out the structure and main principles of a government
A member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities
Law making body
A government based on religion
a group of countries joining together to serve a purpose
All people vote on all laws
One ruler has power over all the people
Form of government that makes all the decisions and people have no freedom
Country has no government at all
Power is divided between the cental and regional government
A country ruled by a king or queen
Leader who has unlimited power and citizens have no choice on elections
An opinion to do so
Ability to get tings done
A democracy where the people vote for legislatures
Democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader
A small group of people has all the power
A small group of people that rules a country after taking it by force
The teacher asks a question over and over again until the student understands
People choose the government
People have the power as well as the elected government officials
A species of human
To last forever
city with surround territory
belonging to a state
to leave out
The highest class of society
to keep orderly
worship of many gods
fictional stories of gods and heroes
principles on how a state is governed
An official currently holding office
A person being sued
Powers directly given to the federal government in the Constitution
A group of people who listen to a case and decide whether the person accused is guilty or not
Government charges an elected official (usually the president) with a crime
Written statements that wrongfully damage another's reputation
Person who is employed by a corporation to try to influence policy decisions
Handing out government jobs to people who belong to the winning political party
Judicial use of prior cases as the standard for deciding similar cases
Procedure followed by the states to approve Constitutional amendments
Established by Marbury v Madison
Legislative, Executive, Judicial
Group of people sharing a common interest that seeks to influence public policy
Presidential rejection of a bill
Guaranteed by the bill of rights
Lowest level of federal courts
Right to bear arms
Theory that the government is run by a small number of wealthy individuals
Court case that established right to privacy
State legislatures create oddly shaped congressional districts that favor the party in power
powers that are shared by both federal and state governments (power to tax, build roads, create lower courts)
powers include the power to coin money, to regulate commerce, to declare war, to raise and maintain armed forces, and to establish a Post Office.
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States
the branch that carries out and enforces laws
political powers granted to the United States government that aren't explicitly stated in the Constitution.
having two branches or chambers
review by the US Supreme Court of the constitutional validity of a legislative act.
a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body.
charge with treason or another crime against the government.
a compulsory contribution to state revenue
a minor change or addition designed to improve a text, piece of legislation
a meeting at which local members of a political party register their preference among candidates running for office or select delegates to attend a convention.
sign or give formal consent to, making it officially valid.
Each branch checks the power of others
all power that is not listed in the constitution is reserved for the states or people
separating power between branches to ensure that no one has too much power
Georgia's lawmaking branch, which is in charge of creating, debating and determining the laws that guide the state.
Georgia’s legislature which is made up of the Georgia Senate and the Georgia House of Representatives.
the process through which a legislative body prepares and enacts laws through its lawmaking process.
the head of the majority party in a legislative body
the head of the minority party in a legislative body
the primary leader of the House of Representatives in the General Assembly
a committee created for a specific, pressing cause
a committee that exists on a permanent basis in charge of reviewing and refining legislative measures that come under the subject area of the committee
money paid by citizens that go to the Georgia state government
funds collected from taxes on income, profit, sales, and property.
A branch in Georgia in which the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary for State, Attorney General, and State Treasurer are responsible for enforcing and carrying out laws
the elected executive head of a state of Georgia
the executive official of a state who follows the governor in rank and assumes their position in the event of infirmity or death.
a legal officer who represents Georgia in legal proceedings and gives legal advice to the government.
the leading judge in Georgia’s Supreme Court
the body of laws in Georgia regulating ordinary private matters
the highest court in the Judicial Branch in Georgia
a legal system focused with punishing individuals who commit crimes
A branch in Georgia responsible for interpreting laws
a court of appeals that deals with less serious criminal offenses
a court with wide authority over the territory of a specific state
those serving on the Supreme Court of Georgia
a judicial procedure in which a case from a lower court is taken to a higher court for review of a lower court’s
a court that is part of the Georgian judicial system and is responsible for hearing and evaluating legal appeals
A court of appeals reviews appeals from district courts within its circuit on objections to district court rulings.
The structure of methods that a society uses to produce and distribute goods and services
The income people receive in return for supplying factors of production
The amount of money a business receives in excess of its expenses
Level of economic prosperity
Any arrangement that allows buyers and sellers to exchange things
An organization that uses resources to produce a product or service, which it then sells
A person or group of people living in a single residence
The arena of exchange in which firms purchase the factors of production from households
A range of economic and political systems based on the belief that wealth should be evenly distributed throughout society
A political system in which the government owns and controls all resources and means of productions and makes all economic decisions
Describing a form of government that limits individual freedoms and requires strict obedience from its citizens
Another name for a centrally planned economy
The doctrine that government generally should not intervene in the marketplace
Property that is owned by individuals or companies, not by the government or the people as a whole
A market-based economic system in which the government is involved to some extent
A period of change in which nation moves from one economic system to another
The incentive that drives individuals and business owners to improve their material well-being
The principle that anyone can compete in the marketplace
The principle that everyone has the same legal rights
The principle that people have the right to control their possessions and use them as they wish
The study of economic behavior and decisions in a nations whole economy
The study of economic behavior and decision-making in small units, such as households or firms
A period of macroeconomic expansion, or growth, followed by one of contraction, or decline
A proposed law submitted directly to the public