Sorted by

Showing 1 - 20 of 492 Show 100
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Minority Leader

    Elected at the beginning of each Congress by members of their respective party conferences to represent…

    User Created Content By swifta
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    2018 Midterm Elections- The Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote and Close Senate Races

    National Journal Political Editor Josh Kraushaar discussed how the Kavanaugh confirmation vote impacted…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    2 minutes
    216 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Bicameral

    In this bell ringer, students will examine the Constitutional Convention and focus on the establishment…

    User Created Content By swifta
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    The Commerce Clause

    In Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution, Congress is granted the expressed power "To regulate…

    User Created Content By sunshinecavalluzzi
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Background Checks and Supreme Court Nominations

    Nelson Cunningham, a former federal prosecutor and former White House general counsel during the Clinton…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    5 minutes
    80 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Senate Votes 50-48 to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court

    The Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh as the newest Supreme Court Justice, in a vote of 50-48. Sen.…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    56 seconds
    50 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    The Causes of Dysfunction in Congress

    Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Chris Coons (D-DE) discussed the causes of the dysfunction in Congress.…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    The Legitimacy of the Supreme Court

    Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) discussed the importance of the Supreme Court and the basis for its…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Mandates

    A mandate is a federal order imposed upon states in order to meet a federal government goal; an unfunded…

    User Created Content By sunshinecavalluzzi
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Advance Kavanaugh Nomination to a Floor Vote

    Along party lines, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to advance the nomination of Judge Brett…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    5 minutes
    2,298 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    The Constitutional Foundation for Presidential Appointments

    In explaining a proposed injunction to halt the vote on Judge Kavanaugh, Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    The Upcoming Government Funding Deadline

    Concord Coalition’s Robert Bixby talked about the September 30, 2018, government funding deadline. He…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 minutes
    18 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Congressional Leadership Elections

    Catholic University politics professor Matthew Green discussed the determining factors in congressional…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    An Update on the Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

    Lisa Mascaro, Congressional Reporter for the Associated Press, provided a overview of the potential…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    3 minutes
    122 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Efforts to Address Election Security before the 2018 Midterm Elections

    Georgetown University Law School Professor Joshua Geltzer discussed governmental efforts to strengthen…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 minutes
    41 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Senators React to Judge Kavanaugh Allegations

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) reacted to…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    4 minutes
    172 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Block Grants

    BLOCK GRANTS are provided by the federal government to support collections of general programs…

    User Created Content By sunshinecavalluzzi
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Categorical Grants

    CATEGORICAL GRANTS are the primary source of federal aid to states and are provided for specific…

    User Created Content By sunshinecavalluzzi
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Bell Ringer

    Federal Grants

    Federal grants are funding provided to state and local governments by the federal government toward a…

    User Created Content By sunshinecavalluzzi
    4 seconds
    28 Views
  • Document Image
    Video Clip

    Sen. Flake (R-AZ) on the Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh

    During the confirmation hearing for Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Senator Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) discussed…

    User-Created Content By C-SPAN Classroom
    1 minute
    101 Views
  • Load 20 More