Legislature
A legislature is a state's internal decision-making organization, usually associated with national government, that has the power to enact, amend, and repeal public policy. Legislatures observe and st...
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Queen's Speech 2015 preview
A full preview of the Queen's Speech. Today's Queen's Speech will be the first one from a Conservative government in almost 20 years and it promises to contain a number of major policy announcements. ...
Man taken into custody after landing aircraft on Capitol grounds
U.S. Capitol Police converged Wednesday on a small manned aircraft that has landed on the west front of the Capitol building in Washington. Police have taken the pilot into custody. "The U.S. Capitol ...
Legislator
A legislator (or lawmaker) is a person who writes and passes laws, especially someone who is a member of a legislature. Legislators are usually politicians and are often elected by the people. Legis...
Bicameralism
A bicameral legislature is one in which the legislators are divided into two separate assemblies, chambers or houses. A bicameral legislature is distinguished from a unicameral legislature, in whic...
List of legislatures by country
This is a list of legislatures by country. A "legislature" is the generic name for the National Parliaments and Congresses that act as a plenary general assembly of representatives and that have the p...
List of legislatures by country - Wikipedia
Parliamentary procedure
Parliamentary procedure is the body of rules, ethics, and customs governing meetings and other operations of clubs, organizations, legislative bodies, and other deliberative assemblies. It is part of ...
Parliamentary procedure - Wikipedia
Whip (politics)
A whip is an official in a political party whose primary purpose is to ensure party discipline in a legislature. Whips are a party's "enforcers," who typically offer inducements and threaten party mem...
Westminster system
The Westminster system is a democratic parliamentary system of government modelled after the politics of the United Kingdom. This term comes from the Palace of Westminster, the seat of the Parliament ...
Westminster system - Wikipedia
Division bell
A division bell is a bell rung in or around a parliament to signal a division and thus call all members of the chamber so affected to vote in it.
The bell is used in the immediate neighbourhood of...
Division bell - Wikipedia
Minister for Parliamentary Business and Chief Whip
The Minister for Parliamentary Business is a junior ministerial post in the Scottish Government whose job it is to steer government business through the Scottish Parliament. It is currently held by Jo...
Minister for Parliamentary Business and Chief Whip - Wikipedia
Queen's Speech 2015 preview
A full preview of the Queen's Speech. Today's Queen's Speech will be the first one from a Conservative government in almost 20 years and it promises to contain a number of major policy announcements. ...
Man taken into custody after landing aircraft on Capitol grounds
U.S. Capitol Police converged Wednesday on a small manned aircraft that has landed on the west front of the Capitol building in Washington. Police have taken the pilot into custody. "The U.S. Capitol ...