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Line-item veto: Quiz


Question 1: While this power is not supported by the United States Constitution, it was granted to the President of the Confederate States as the ________ broke out in 1861.
Bleeding KansasTennesseeUnion (American Civil War)American Civil War

Question 2: However, ________ Judge Thomas F. Hogan ruled on February 12, 1998, that unilateral amendment or repeal of only parts of statutes violated the U.S. Constitution.
United States federal courtsDemocratic Party (United States)United States CongressUnited States district court

Question 3: Senator Russ Feingold (D-WI) and Senator ________ (R-AZ) started legislation to enact a limited version of the line-item veto.
Jim Gilmore2008 Republican National ConventionSarah PalinJohn McCain

Question 4: ________, 521 U.S.
Supreme Court of the United StatesUnited States CongressClinton v. City of New YorkAntonin Scalia

Question 5: This ruling was subsequently affirmed on June 25, 1998, by a 6-3 decision of the Supreme Court of the United States in the case ________.
Antonin ScaliaUnited States CongressPresident of the United StatesClinton v. City of New York

Question 6: The line-item veto was used 82 times in 11 Bills from the federal budget by President ________.
Bill ClintonEd RendellAl GoreHoward Dean

Question 7: ________, 462 U.S.
Constitutional theoryNondelegation doctrineUnited States ConstitutionImmigration and Naturalization Service v. Chadha

Question 8: The case was brought by the then ________ mayor Rudy Giuliani.
New York metropolitan areaManhattanBrooklynNew York City

Question 9: This power is held by most state governors in the ________.
Languages of the United StatesPhilippinesUnited StatesAlaska

Question 10: ________, 524 U.S.
United States CongressSupreme Court of the United StatesClinton v. City of New YorkAntonin Scalia


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