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Act
Legislation that has passed both the House of Representatives and the Senate, and become a new law. It is also used when a bill has passed a single chamber, and in that case the bill is referred to as "An Act of the House," or "An Act of the Senate."

Adjourn
To close a legislative day.
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Adjournment
The formal end to a session of the House or Senate, or one of its committees. Adjournment may end a daily session, an annual session, or a 2-year Congress.
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Advice and Consent
The power within the Senate to advise the President, ratify treaties and confirm nominations.

Amendment
A change in a bill or document made by adding, substituting or omitting portions of it.
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AmeriCorps
A federal program that helps support volunteer activities by Americans.

Appeal the Ruling of the Chair
To challenge the Chair's ruling on a Point of Order.

Appropriations Bill
Legislation that provides funding for federal programs. Each year, Congress passes 13 appropriations bills that together fund the various federal departments and agencies.
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At-Large Representative
A Member of the House of Representatives from a state with a population size qualifying for only one House seat.

Authorization Bill
Legislation establishing a program and setting funding limits.
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$17,000

Typical student loan debt has nearly doubled to $17,000. (CNN)


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