Chapter 11 Congress

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Chapter 11 Congress
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2012-11-02 17:00:34
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  1. Rellocation od seats in the house of representives to each state based on charges in the state's population since the last census.
    Reappointment
  2. Redrawing of congressional district boundaries within each state, based on the reappointment from the census.
    Redistricting
  3. The drawing of legislative district boundaries to benefit an incumbent, a political party, or another group.
    Gerrymandering
  4. A legislative district composed of a majority of a given minority community say, African Americans the intent of which is to make it likely that a member of that minority will be elected to congress.
    Majority-Minority district
  5. A model of representation in which a memeber of the house or senate follows his or her own conscience when deciding issue postions.
    Trustee Model
  6. A model of representation inĀ  which legislators, as representatives of their constituents, should vote in keeping with the constituent's views, even if those views contradict
    Instructed Delegate model

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