Leaders of the House

  1. Should the leaders of the House and Senate be chosen based on seniority? Why or why not?

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  1. The oversight function is one of the least understood functions of Congress. What is the purpose of this function and why is it important? Give specific examples of areas where congressional oversight might be critical in the health, safety and defense of citizens.
  2. Which branch of government did the founders expect to be the most powerful of the three? (Legislative) Which branch do you believe is the most powerful and why?

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