US Legislative & NC Legislative

Compare & Contrast

Differences

  • US Legislature can make laws that apply to the whole country whilst NC Legislature can only make laws that apply to NC.
  • US Laws can overpower NC laws if the NC laws are unconstitutional.
  • US Legislature can deal with national defense whilst NC Legislature can't.
  • NC Legislature can deal with the state's geography whilst the US Legislature can't.
  • Everybody has to follow US Legislative orders whilst only people in North Carolina have to listen to NC Legislature.
  • US Legislature can deal with the nation's economy whilst NC Legislature can deal with North Carolina's taxation policies.

Similarities

  • Both can govern their citizens.
  • Both have a House of Representatives and a Senate.
  • Both are there to help solve problems.
  • Both make laws/rules to protect people.
  • The members of both legislatures are elected.