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8 Cards in this Set

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Limited Government
The power of government must be limited
Rule of law
Laws need to be written and able to be changed
Equality under law
Everyone is treated equally
Majority Rule
Majority makes decisions while the minority rights are protected
Consent of the governed
People must agree with what happens in the government
Seperation of power
Power is divided between federal, state, and the 3 branches of government
Checks and balances
Each branch "checks" each other
Popular sovereignty
Rule by people