Social Studies


Consider the following information: the president can veto the acts of Congress while the legislative branch holds the purse strings and approves presidential nominees. Judicial review is not specifically described in the original Constitution, but the Supreme Court soon asserted its power to overturn the laws of Congress and the states, as well as presidential actions, that the Court determined to be in conflict with the Constitution. This is an apt description of

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  • Checks and Balances. The description above shows the limitations each of the three branches of government that are put on it by the other branches, therefore balancing the power.