SS04-S3C2. Structure of Government: The United States structure of government is characterized by the separation and balance of powers.
SS04-S3C2-02. Describe different levels of government (e.g., local, tribal, state, national).
SS04-S3C3. Functions of Government: Laws and policies are developed to govern, protect, and promote the well-being of the people.
SS04-S3C3-02. Describe the responsibilities (e.g., determining land use, enforcing laws, overlapping responsibilities with state government) of the local government.