United States Government

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United States - Government

The Constitution: An Enduring Document
      Washington and the Constitutional Convention
      The Bill of Rights
      The Debate Over Slavery
Explaining the Constitution: The Federalist Papers
The Executive Branch: Powers of the Presidency
      The Executive Departments
      Independent Agencies
      The Presidency
      The Cabinet
The Legislative Branch: The Reach of Congress
      The Committee System
      The Oversight Powers of Congress
The Judicial Branch: Interpreting the Constitution
Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court
A Country of Many Governments
Government of the People: The Role of the Citizen
      Political Parties
      The Media

For more recent information about the government, see Facts about the United States.

United states government


You can read more regarding this subject on the following websites:

USA - Official Guide to Government Information and Services
Federal government of the United States - Wikipedia
Data and Statistics about the United States - USAGov
The United States Government Manual
United States Politics and Government - The New York Times

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