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America's President
George W. Bush
the holiday that marks our country's freedom from the English rule
4th of July
Springfield's mayor
Mayor Karen Hasara
money paid by citizens to the government
tax
the branch of government the President is the head of
Executive
study of the past
history
branch of government that makes laws
legislative
the system that gives us the right to run and own our own businesses
free enterprise system
Illinois governor
Rod Blagojevich
the 3 levels of government
local
state
national
freedom that belongs to all people
right
relatives that lives long ago
ancestors
cars and planes are types of this
transportation
a person who comes to another country to live
immigrant
the branch of National Government that is the Supreme Court
Judicial
Congress is part of the _____ branch
Legislative
music and food that immigrants brought to America are examples of ____
cultures
a form of government that allows people to choose leaders to represent them is called a ____
republic
the practice of making one person the property of another
slavery
Interdependence allows US regions to share ____
natural resources