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A___ is usually the largest type of local government.
County
Local governments receive a ___ from the state legislature.
Charter
The county board manages ___ construction and zoning regulations.
Road
The sheriff carries out court orders and is in charge of the county.
Jail
The treasurer supervises the collecting and spending of county ___
Money
County offices are located in the county ___
Seat
A city government has ___ that are responsible for providing services t the people of that city.
Departments
A city charter is issued by the ___ legislature.
State
The most common form of city government is the ___
Mayor-Council
In a commission form of government the city is run by a group of ___
Commissioners
Townships are usually found in ___ parts of some counties.
Rural
Republicans traditionally have been more ___ than Democrats.
Conservative
Sometimes members of the same party have ___ beliefs about good government.
Differing
National party conventions take place every ___ years.
Four
A ___ is made up of statements of beliefs, policies, and candidates' promises.
Platform