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About the Legislative Branch of U.S. Government
In the United States, the power to make laws is given to Congress, which represents the legislative branch of government. The Source of Laws The legislative ...
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US Government Study Guide to the Legislative Branch
US Government Quick Study Guide to the legislative branch of government.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/rightsandfreedoms/a/studyleg.htm
U.S. Government Web Sites - Legislative Branch
U.S. Government Web Sites - Legislative Branch - House and Senate.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/blindexleg.htm
Overview of United States Government - American History From About
Legislative Branch - This branch consists of the Congress which is responsible for making the federal laws. Congress consists of two houses: the Senate and the  ...
http://americanhistory.about.com/od/governmentandpolitics/a/amgovoverview.htm
American System of Checks and Balances - Description
In the system set up by the U.S. Constitution, the national government is divided into three branches: legislative, executive, and judicial. These three branches ...
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The Three Branches of US Government
The United States has three branches of government: the executive, the legislative and the judicial. Each of these branches has a distinct and essential role in ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/usconstitution/a/branches.htm
Salaries of US Federal Officials -- Legislative, Judicial, Executive
Congress (Legislative Branch). Senate. Vice President of the US (President of the Senate), $208,100 (2005); Speaker of the House, $208,100 (2005); Senators, ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/a/fed_salaries.htm
Legislative Branch - American History From About
Legislative Branch. Learn about America's legislative branch including the Senate and the House of Representatives. American History Categories. Civil War ...
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Legislative Powers of the President of the United States
... legislative powers are strictly defined by the Constitution and by a system of checks and balances among the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepresidentandcabinet/a/preslegpower.htm
Overview of the Legislative Branch Video
The Legislative branch is composed of the Senate and the House of Representatives. Watch this About.com video to learn more about the Legislative branch, ...
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