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The Congress of the United States

What does the Speaker of the House do?  Summarize his/her responsibilities.  

The Speaker runs the sessions of the house.  He/She tells people when they can speak.  Also, if the president and vice president ca no longer serve, the Speaker of the House becomes president.

 

What are the two parts of Congress?

The two parts of Congress are the Senate and the House of Representatives.

 

Why does each state have the same number of Senators?

Each state has the same number of Senators so that all states have equal power in the Senate.

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