Chapter 13, Section 1 Questions for Review
What period of time makes up a congressional term,
such as the 110
the “lame duck amendment” passed?
What are some reasons for holding joint sessions or
special sessions of Congress?
Name four of the unwritten standards of congressional
What are the formal powers of the Speaker of the
Who is the most important Senate leader?
What is the job of the Congressional Research Service?
What is the job of a member of a congressional staff?