The Resource Congress : How It Works, Educational Video Group, (electronic resource)

Congress : How It Works, Educational Video Group, (electronic resource)

Label
Congress : How It Works
Title
Congress
Title remainder
How It Works
Statement of responsibility
Educational Video Group
Title variation
How It Works
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This program takes the viewer step by step through the various functions of Congress - in three parts: Opening Day details how Congress reorganizes itself every two years; Its Powers describes the enumerated and implied powers of Congress; and Impeachment Powers explains one of the checks and balances provided in the Constitution
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
55
Technique
live action
Label
Congress : How It Works, Educational Video Group, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 12, 2012
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Congress: Opening Day (1:06) -- Exchanging the Gavel (2:16) -- Acceptance Speech: Incoming Speaker of the House (2:43) -- Taking the Oath of Office (1:30) -- Party Leaders Announced (1:28) -- The House Selects its New Clerk (1:34) -- Rules and Committees (1:44) -- House Ready for Business (0:54) -- The Senate (1:01) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:20) -- Distrust for Executive Power (2:05) -- Expectation of Presidential Leadership (2:08) -- Power to Tax (2:46) -- General Welfare (2:21) -- Naturalization, Coining Money and Other Powers (2:12) -- Congress's Role in Military and Courts (1:03) -- Congress's Implied and Non-Legislative Powers (2:26) -- Investigative Oversight and Powers Denied Congress (2:00) -- Congress Yields Power (1:44) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:21) -- Obscure Constitutional Provisions (2:05) -- Public Ignores Impeachment Power (1:53) -- Rarity of Impeachment (1:41) -- Impeachment and History (2:29) -- Politics of Johnson Impeachment (1:16) -- Setting Precedents (2:38) -- Independent Counsel and Impeachment Process (2:21) -- Process of Clinton's Senate Trial (2:58) -- Lessons of Clinton Impeachment (1:27) -- Wisdom of Impeachment Process (0:39) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:13)
Control code
100049121
Extent
1 streaming video file (55 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Congress : How It Works, Educational Video Group, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 12, 2012
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Congress: Opening Day (1:06) -- Exchanging the Gavel (2:16) -- Acceptance Speech: Incoming Speaker of the House (2:43) -- Taking the Oath of Office (1:30) -- Party Leaders Announced (1:28) -- The House Selects its New Clerk (1:34) -- Rules and Committees (1:44) -- House Ready for Business (0:54) -- The Senate (1:01) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:20) -- Distrust for Executive Power (2:05) -- Expectation of Presidential Leadership (2:08) -- Power to Tax (2:46) -- General Welfare (2:21) -- Naturalization, Coining Money and Other Powers (2:12) -- Congress's Role in Military and Courts (1:03) -- Congress's Implied and Non-Legislative Powers (2:26) -- Investigative Oversight and Powers Denied Congress (2:00) -- Congress Yields Power (1:44) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:21) -- Obscure Constitutional Provisions (2:05) -- Public Ignores Impeachment Power (1:53) -- Rarity of Impeachment (1:41) -- Impeachment and History (2:29) -- Politics of Johnson Impeachment (1:16) -- Setting Precedents (2:38) -- Independent Counsel and Impeachment Process (2:21) -- Process of Clinton's Senate Trial (2:58) -- Lessons of Clinton Impeachment (1:27) -- Wisdom of Impeachment Process (0:39) -- Credits: Congress: How It Works (0:13)
Control code
100049121
Extent
1 streaming video file (55 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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