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45 nc state government

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45 nc state government

  1. 1. Federalism-Federalism-Enumerated Powers-Reserved Powers-Concurrent Powers-Supremacy Clause-State Constitutions-Federal-State Cooperation
  2. 2. State Executive Branch -Governor– 4 year term, 2 consecutive term limit 30 years old -Lieutenant GovernorGovernor Mike Easley
  3. 3. State Executive Branch-Same Roles as President Executive Legislative Commander Party Judicial State
  4. 4. State Executive Branch-State Executive Departments and Agencies -10 major Executive Departments(appointed) -8 Council of State Departments(elected)
  5. 5. State Legislative Branch-Very similar to Congress (called General Assembly in NC) NC Senate-50 NC House 120 2 year Terms , no limits-Legislatures can be based only on Population Reynolds v. Sims
  6. 6. State Legislative Branch-State Congressmen varying requirements, full time job NC House-21, NC Senate 25-Law Passing Process very similar to Congress-Budget Problems are greatest concerns -Leandro case involving school funding
  7. 7. State Judicial Branch-State Courts handle all cases not given to federal jurisdiction, which is most all cases-Most state judges are elected officials -elected in non-partisan elections -debate over election process
  8. 8. State Judicial Branch-Lower State Courts– misdemeanor cases, family law and small civil suits—judge only-Higher State Courts– felony cases, large civil suits—jury trials -trial courts, county court, district court -Appellate Courts -State Supreme Courts
  9. 9. State Judicial Branch-Lower State Courts– misdemeanor cases, family law and small civil suits—judge only-Higher State Courts– felony cases, large civil suits—jury trials -trial courts, county court, district court -Appellate Courts -State Supreme Courts

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