Question 1 Legislators are elected in the November general election in even-numbered years from ______________ districts.
Question 2 Republicans can expect to do best in which of the following regions?
Question 3 The function of educating the public as discussed in lecture refers to the responsibility of the legislature to:
Question 4 In an effort to educate the public about what goes on in the legislature, the modern Texas legislator might:
Question 5 Which of the following is elected to four year terms?
Question 6 The Texas House is different from the Texas Senate in:
Question 7 Which component of political parties is primarily responsible for candidate recruitment?
Question 8 Which of the following votes is considered MOST significant in the Texas Legislature?
Question 9 The 'three' in "three-faction system" in Texas refers to what?
Question 10 According to your text, Party Precinct Chairpersons are expected to:
Question 11 Which function of the legislative branch includes efforts to make sure the constituents in ones district are taken care of?
Question 12 Once reported out of committee, a bill must be ___________
Question 13 A member of the Texas Legislature is called:
Question 14 The media influences the legislature by:
Question 15 Democrats controlled virtually all state and local positions in the Texas electorate and government from the 1870s until:
Question 16 Most of the work in the Texas legislature is done by:
Question 17 In what ways does the committee system benefit the legislature as a whole?
Question 18 The average state legislator in Texas is:
Question 19 The Shift from one party democratic tendencies to leaning Democrat (Republicans could win a statewide office) in Texas (1960's) was signaled by:
Question 20 According to lecture, the term "mirror representation" refers to:
Question 21 When members of a legislative committee, members of an agency and an interest group work together (for example, the Agriculture committee, the Commissioner of Agriculture and the farmers):
Question 22 True legislative oversight is seldom done by the legislature because:
Question 23 Members of the Texas Senate will be more likely than a member of the Texas House to adopt a trustee role because:
Question 24 The fact that political parties in Texas and the United States are primarily interested in winning campaigns is reflected in:
Question 25 Every ____ years following completion of the federal census of population, the legislature must reapportion itself.
Question 26 Which of the following is true about the Texas Legislature?
Question 27 Which chamber of the Texas Legislature has the more stringent rules?
Question 28 The ____________ of Texas legislators makes them more susceptible to lobbying tactics and more likely to divert their attention to alternative avenues of income.
Question 29 In the 1960s, the Republican party was strong in which of the following components?
Question 30 On an appropriations act, the governor has the power of the _____________, which allows him to veto certain items of the bill.
Question 31 When the state legislature makes sure the bureaucracy is doing what it is supposed to, it is called:
Question 32 In the Texas Legislature, debate in which chamber is usually limited to 10-20 minutes per member?
Question 33 In order for a bill to pass through one chamber (the House or the Senate), that bill must be read how many times?
Question 34 According to your textbook, some have proposed reforming the Committees in the Texas Legislature by:
Question 35 Which of the following is closest to the proportion of women in the Texas Legislature in the early 2000's?
Question 36 According to your text, lobbyists have a great deal of influence in the Texas Legislature because:
Question 37 The permanent party organization in Texas:
Question 38 In Texas, the Democratic party has generally separated into two factions. They are:
Question 39 Relative to other state legislatures, the level of professional staffing in the Texas Legislature:
Question 40 The term "Two-party system" refers to a political system in which:
Question 1 Legislators are elected in the November general election in even-numbered years from single-member districts.
Question 2 Republicans can expect to do best in which of the following regions? West Texas
Question 3 The function of educating the public as discussed in lecture refers to the responsibility of the legislature to: All of the others
Question 4 In an effort to educate the public about what goes on in the legislature, the modern Texas legislator might: All of the others
Excerpt from file: History Tutorial Question 1 Legislators are elected in the November general election in even-numbered years from ______________ districts. Correct Answer: single-member Question 2 Republicans can expect to do best in which of the following regions? Correct Answer: West Texas.. Question 3 The
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