Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

9 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
What does the legislature do?
Representation, Lawmaking, executive oversight
Big Districts:
Hard to rep all people. Campaign (no door to door politics), and a bigger workload.
Bicameral House
2 house. No one househas too much power.
Citizen Legislature:
People serve part time. Limited # of terms in office. Not a career.
Disadvantages to Citizen Leg:
Not enough time. No experise. High chance ofcorruption.
begin the process of professionalzing the legislature.
Prop 1a:
protects local funding for saftey, health, library, and parks.Allows the provisions to be suspended only if the Governor declares a fiscal necessity and two-thirds of the Legislature approve the suspension. Also requires local sales tax revenues to remain with local government and be spent for local purposes
Citizen council on state leg. set up recomendations. Functional, Accountable, Informed, Independent, representative.
What did california representation do?
Lengthen the session. Improved salaries,increased staff.