Which of the following is a member of the White House Staff?
The chair of the Federal Reserve Board
The national security advisor
The secretary of commerce
The ambassador to the United Nations
The attorney general
In 1987 the cooperation among the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the National Organization for Women (NOW), and the American Civil Liberties nomination to the United States Supreme Court was an example of
The recall process
The initiative process
The Supreme Court’s power of judicial review permits the Court to overrule all of the following EXCEPT
Acts of Congress
The Bill of Rights
Which of the following statements about political parties and the United States Constitution is true?
According to the Constitution only two major political parties may exist at any time
The Constitution requires political parties to be restricted by both federal and state law.
The Constitution indicates that political party leaders at the national level be elected by political party leaders at the state level
Which of the following is an example of congressional oversight”
Holding hearings for review of an executive agency’s activities
Assisting constituents with particular problems
Reporting campaign contributions to the Federal Election Commission
Signing trade agreements with other countries without input from the president
Conducting ethics investigations of congressional leadership
How is a president chosen when none of the candidates receives a majority of the electoral college vote?
There is a national runoff election between the two candidates with the greatest number of electoral votes
The United States Supreme Court directly elects the president
The election is ruled null and void and Congress appoints a new president
The Senate chooses a new president by a majority vote of its entire membership
The House chooses a new president by a majority vote of its state delegations
The Americans with Disabilities Act, which provides protections for the disabled, is an example of