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  • Supreme Court Building: 1935

    in Washington, DC, the Supreme Court Building is directly east of the U.S. Capitol Building and is just north of the Library of Congress’s Jefferson Building. Since it is the highest court of the land, it is often used as a symbol of the judicial branch...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/j-supreme-court-building
  • The Judicial Branch

    III of the Constitution establishes the judicial branch of Government with the creation of the Supreme Court. Section 1 of Article III begins: The judicial Power of the United States shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/m-judicial
  • The Judicial Branch

    and whether a law breaks the rules of the Constitution. The Constitution is the highest law of our Nation. The U.S. Supreme Court , the highest court in the United States, is part of the judicial branch. The Supreme Court is made up of 9 judges called...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/a-judicial
  • Oath of Office

    or her duties, the President-elect must recite the Oath of Office. The Oath is administered by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. The President-elect places the left hand on the Bible, raises the right hand, and takes the Oath as directed by the...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/j-oath-office
  • Ways to Amend the Constitution

    the state legislatures must approve them, or ratifying conventions in three-fourths of the states must approve them. The Supreme Court has said that ratification must be within "some reasonable time after the proposal." Beginning with the 18th...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/j-ways-to-amend-constitution
  • Arlington National Cemetery: 1864

    planner of the city ofWashington Abner Doubleday, who is credited with inventing baseball Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis Supreme Court Justices Warren Burger, Earl Warren, William Rehnquist, and Associate Justices Harry Blackmun, Oliver Wendell Holmes...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/j-arlington-cemetery
  • Ways to Amend the Constitution

    the state legislatures must approve them, or ratifying conventions in three-fourths of the states must approve them. The Supreme Court has said that ratification must be within "some reasonable time after the proposal." Beginning with the 18th...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/m-ways-to-amend
  • Checks and Balances

    branch can declare those acts unconstitutional. The judicial branch interprets laws, but the President nominates Supreme Court justices, court of appeals judges, and district court judges who make the evaluations. The judicial branch interprets laws,...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/j-check-balance
  • Types of Symbols

    Government Buildings U.S. Capitol Independence Hall Supreme Court White House Memorials and Monuments Arlington National Cemetery Thomas Jefferson Memorial Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Korean War Veterans Memorial Lincoln Memorial Marine Corps War...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/types-of-symbols
  • U.S. Government Web sites for Kids

    own learning adventures, check out these resources: The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has information on the Supreme Court and Federal Court systems, including their structure and the types of cases that they hear. America’s Story from...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/parent-ed-u-s-government-web-sites-for-kids
  • U.S. Government Web sites for Kids

    own learning adventures, check out these resources: The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has information on the Supreme Court and Federal Court systems, including their structure and the types of cases that they hear. America’s Story from...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/58-parents-educators-for-journeyperson-and-master/197-u-s-government-web-sites-for-kids-9-plus
  • The Executive Branch

    and can grant pardons for offences against the United States, except impeachment. The President appoints Ambassadors and Supreme Court justices, too. Article II establishes all the responsibilities of the President as well. For instance, the President...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/m-executive
  • Glossary

    Glossary The definitions provided in this glossary relate to words as used on Ben's Guide to the U.S. Government. There may be other definitions for these words. A act: Legislation that has passed both Houses of Congress and has been either approved by...

    https://bensguide.gpo.gov/glossary

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