You are here:

U.S. Gov Info/Resources

Recent Answers

2017-03-23 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Health care:

There no set deadline and House can leave pending as long as they want.  Its also not unusual that this happened its common event in House. Speaker determines when there a vote. If there not enough votes

2017-03-23 Supreme Court Cases - Precedent:

Hi,  Its not new and general precedent is basis of case law.  Here how precedent works.  http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/precedent    Courts always used legal precedent in their ruling.

2017-03-23 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Iron triangle:

Essentially, yes you have it right, Agencies have incentive to curry favor with interest groups through favorable regulations so that the interest groups will support the agency before Congress.  Interest

2017-03-22 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Question:

Yes, there is a five year lifetime limit and yes States can make that limit shorter.  TANF also requires recipient work, look for work or be in work training as a condition of benefits.  I'm not aware

2017-02-18 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Gun control:

Hello,    The action taken by the Senate was not a bill.  It was a joint resolution.  Under the Congressional Review Act, if both houses pass a resolution nullifying a federal regulation and the President

Categories

Browse Alphabetically

©2017 About.com. All rights reserved.