Flashcards in Bonus Questions Deck (8)
Why are the governors in Texas elected in off years?
To prevent coat tail effect: so that it doesn't coincide with the president's election and so it won't influence the vote for the governor (something like that...)
Who is responsible for redistricting in Texas?
How does TX exec differ from US exec?
Have plural exec
Lieutenant governor is more powerful
Governor has no term limits
What is the conference committee's purpose?
Whenever the senate has a bill, and the house has a different version of it, the conference joins the two versions together
Tx judiciary v. U.S judiciary
(Look it up more?)
Through what clause did the court control race discrimination?
Where in the amendments is the due process of clause contained?
4, 5, 6, & 8 (she said this was bullcrap but oh well)