NewsHour Extra - Structure of Congress
The purpose of this lesson is to introduce students to the structure of Congress and its legislative process. Students will begin to understand the roles played by the Democratic and Republican parties, congressional leaders, committees and other groups to which members of Congress belong, as well as the formal process of lawmaking and differences between the House and Senate.
7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Higher education
Comparative Political Systems, United States Constitution, Civics, United States Government, United States History