The Almost Painless Guide: Legislative Branch

Full Video |21:12

The Almost Painless Guide: Legislative Branch

Full Video |21:12

This program explores the functions of the legislative branch of the U.S. Government: legislative checks and balances, the power to impeach, and the lawmaking process. It also explains the origins of the two-house system and the structure of the Senate and House of Representatives.


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