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  • Amendments
  • The Bill of Rights added to the American Constitution, along with other constitutional amendments, limits the power of government in two ways. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ninth and Tenth Amendments to the Constitution are examples of how the government acknowledges it doesn't have complete dominion over every facet of the people's lives, and that the federal government is not the only entity with governmental power in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • ultimately
  • The word government derives, ultimately, from the Greek verb κυβερνάω [kubernáo] (meaning to steer with gubernaculum (rudder), the metaphorical sense being attested in Plato's Ship of State). (wikipedia.org)
  • Since, under the Constitution, the government is ultimately held accountable by the people, the public always has the opportunity to keep the government's power in check. (wikipedia.org)
  • allows citizens
  • It is the implementation of republicanism that allows citizens to perpetuate the idea that the government must not only adhere to the Constitution, it must also listen to the will of the people. (wikipedia.org)
  • powers
  • The Preamble to the Constitution serves to communicate the goals sought to be accomplished by specifically enumerating the powers of the United States government-the promotion of "the general Welfare" is one of these goals. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Preamble does not grant any power to the government, rather it serves to explain the limits of the delegated powers listed later in the Constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is to say, in the case of the general welfare clause, that the government is not allowed to exercise its powers on a whim, rather they must be exercised for the general welfare of the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • This limits the authority of the United States government to those powers listed in the Constitution and concedes the premise that individual States retain the powers not granted to the national government but that are also not barred to the States by the Constitution. (wikipedia.org)
  • contrast
  • In a monetarily sovereign country (such as the United States of America, the United Kingdom and most other countries, in contrast with eurozone countries), government debt held in the home currency are merely savings accounts held at her central bank. (wikipedia.org)
  • grew
  • David Christian, p. 245, Maps of Time Starting at the end of the 17th century, the prevalence of republican forms of government grew. (wikipedia.org)
  • The name may also refer to the seat of government which grew into the modern city of Dazaifu in Fukuoka Prefecture. (wikipedia.org)
  • The town of Dazaifu grew up around the civil and military headquarters of the regional government. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the town which grew up around the government center in the 7th through the 12th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • As it grew and developed, a large complex of government offices (都府楼跡, Tofuro-ato) was built for the use of the hierarchy of bureaucrats. (wikipedia.org)
  • effectively
  • In these self-financing nations, government debt is effectively an account of all the money that has been spent but not yet taxed back. (wikipedia.org)
  • With government transparency, citizens can voice their opinions more actively and effectively in the political realm, thus fulfilling their civic duty in society as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Holt's government introduced the Migration Act 1966, which effectively dismantled the White Australia Policy and increased access to non-European migrants, including refugees fleeing the Vietnam War. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dan Martin of NME wrote that "Government Hooker" is inimical to the campy nature of the album, and felt that as the track starts, Born This Way effectively transcends into "claustrophobic" techno beats. (wikipedia.org)
  • prominent
  • Word of the hike spread and nearly 60 others joined them in March 1954 for the 175-mile hike from Lock 72 near Cumberland, Maryland, to Washington, D.C. Hikers included prominent naturalists, conservationists, reporters, and government officials on both sides of the debate. (supremecourt.gov)
  • democratic
  • The origins of open government arguments can be dated to the time of the European Enlightenment: to debates about the proper construction of a then nascent democratic society. (wikipedia.org)
  • excess
  • The Government Arsenal (GA) is an agency of the Philippine government under the Department of National Defense, responsible for the production of basic weaponry and ammunition for the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), and the Philippine National Police (PNP), among others, and for the sale and export of products in excess of AFP/PNP requirements. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically, Section 12 of this Act mandates that "the government arsenal shall be utilized in the production of basic weapons, ammunition and other munitions for the use of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police (PNP), and for the sale and export of products in excess of AFP/PNP requirements. (wikipedia.org)
  • publicly
  • ClinicalTrials.gov is a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Alongside "Scheiße" and a remix of "Born This Way", "Government Hooker" was first publicly played at a Thierry Mugler fashion show in Paris, France on March 2, 2011, as Gaga made her runway debut. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Early in the 20th century, for example, government trifectas were common in the United States, but since the 1970s they have become increasingly rare. (wikipedia.org)
  • The explicit outline of what the government is permitted to do and barred from doing combined with the power of common people to seek repairs for breaches of their constitutional rights is what protects the rights of the people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another common division of government debt is by duration until repayment is due. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the music sheet published by Sony/ATV Music Publishing on Musicnotes.com, "Government Hooker" is written in the time signature of common time, with a moderate tempo of 120 beats per minute. (wikipedia.org)
  • responsible
  • The government is responsible for tabling policy in devolved areas for consideration by the assembly and implementing policy that has been approved by it. (wikipedia.org)
  • term
  • The earliest use of the term limited government dates back to King James VI and I in the late 16th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term "majority government" may also be used for a stable coalition of two or more parties to form an absolute majority. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Dazaifu (大宰府 or 太宰府) is a Japanese term for the regional government in Kyushu from the 8th to the 12th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • executive
  • Government trifectas are contrasted by divided governments-a different situation in which one party controls the executive branch while another party controls one or both houses of the legislative branch. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • David Christian explains how this resulted in states with laws and governments: As farming populations gathered in larger and denser communities, interactions between different groups increased and the social pressure rose until, in a striking parallel with star formation, new structures suddenly appeared, together with a new level of complexity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Government trifectas are seen by different groups as a benefit or as an undesirable product of said separations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The inaugural days of the Hawke government were distinctly different from those of the Whitlam era. (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • In the following centuries, other countries in Europe and later around the world adopted similar financial institutions to manage their government debt. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although many governments are prohibited by law from creating money directly (that function having been delegated to their central banks), central banks may provide finance by buying government bonds, sometimes referred to as monetizing the debt. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although never released as a single, "Government Hooker" charted in South Korea and the United States, where it peaked at number sixteen on the Hot Dance/Electronic Digital Songs. (wikipedia.org)