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  • Bureaucracy
  • Merit 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Garfield’s assassination is related to this topic. The Pendleton Act affected this policy. Hiring based on qualifications.
  • Corporation 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue These involve boards & managers conducting business activities. Used by agencies. The Post Office is this type of bureaucracy. View slide
  • Commission 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue These are reserved for agencies that regulate business. This gives an agency quasi-independent status. The FEC is this type of bureaucracy. View slide
  • Spoils System 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Andrew Jackson strongly believed in this ideology. A.K.A. Political Patronage “ To the victor…”
  • Laissez-Faire 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Popular economic stance in America. Freely competitive economy. “ Hands off”
  • Patronage 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Boss Tweed Based on connections, not qualifications. Opposite of merit.
  • Oversight 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue One of the powers of Congress Used in the baseball steroids scandal. Investigating bureaucratic activities.
  • Civil Servants 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Alexander Graham Bell, Abraham Lincoln, James Whistler, and Washington Irvine were all one of these. Bureaucracies are run by these people. Civilian employees working in government agencies.
  • Privatization 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue This was done to the telecommunications industry. Cause of the federal bureaucracy’s shrinking. Contracting private companies to do jobs in place of civil servants doing them.
  • Whistle Blowers 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Congress passes laws to protect this type of person. Muckrakers are good examples of these. These are employees who expose wrong-doings in companies.
  • Hierarchically 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Way that the civil service is organized. Important things are placed ahead of those of lesser value. Also called a “power structure”.
  • Accountability of Bureaucracies 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue President may issue an executive order. The Judicial branch rules on constitutionality of actions. Congress can abolish existing programs if they cross the line.
  • Max Weber 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue This person is well known for his novel ideas regarding the function of bureaucracies. He was born in Germany. Proposed the “Weber civil service.”
  • Department Heads 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Bureaucracies are most loyal to this group. In times of distress, it is expected that this group take charge. Lead and make major decisions of their respective programs.
  • Agency & Administration 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Terms used for any governmental body. Also used for a single administrator of near-cabinet rank. The Obama ________ is currently in power.
  • Post Office 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Established in 1775 by Benjamin Franklin. Now the largest bureaucracy. Most common function is delivering mail.
  • United States Cabinet 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Creation dates back to George Washington’s presidency. Most titles begin with “secretary”. Composed of the senior members of the presidential staff.
  • Independent Agencies 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue These exist outside of federal executive departments. Majority are part of the executive branch. The opposite of dependent.
  • OMB 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue A goal of this is to reduce unnecessary spending. Sets spending levels. Handles the budget.
  • Iron Triangle 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Also known as client politics. Multiple groups working together. Relationship between an agency, committee, and interest group
  • Department 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue “ Housing and Urban Development” “ Interior” Reserved for agencies of cabinet rank
  • Authority 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Type of bureaucracy Contains a board and manager Term for an agency of near-cabinet rank
  • Discretionary Authority 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Power of bureaucracies rests in this Appointed officials use this Ability to take action not spelled out by law
  • Competitive Service 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Run by OPM Written test for potential federal officials Created to counteract patronage
  • Name-Request Job 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Job designed to ensure individual is hired Blurs line between federal government and private business Job filled by pre-identified individual
  • Issue Network 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Presidents appoint to posts from people on their side of this Bureaucracies can be considered in either an iron triangle or this Contention from government agencies
  • Authorization Legislation 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue May be permanent, annual, or at fixed intervals Step before appropriation States maximum amount of money agency can spend
  • Appropriation 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Process that is done annually Tends to have a budget-cutting effect Money set aside for a specific use
  • Legislative Veto 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue A check on the executive branch Requirement that an executive decision must lie before Congress for a specified period Used to control presidential or bureaucratic actions
  • The Plum Book 3 point clue 2 point clue 1 point clue Also called “United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions.” A register that lists over 7,000 federal civil service leadership and support positions. Named after a deep purple fruit that is smaller than an apple, yet larger than a strawberry.