Lithuania. Justin Rock. Type of Government/Constitution. Lithuanian Government. United States Government. President: Dalia Grybauskaitė Elected No set term length. President: Barack Obama Elected 4 year terms Must be at least. Lawmaking bodies. Lithuania. United States.
United States Government
President: Dalia Grybauskaitė
No set term length
President: Barack Obama
4 year terms
Must be at least
Lawmaking body: Seimas
Lawmaking body: Congress
535 people in congress
Lithuania's constitution guarantees freedom of speech and press, and freedom of “belief” (religion)
Lithuania’s constitution guarantees right to bear arms.
1st amendment freedom of speech, press, and religion
2nd amendment right to bear arms
Two party system
The Democratic Party is one of two major political parties in the U.S. It is arguably oldest political party in the world.
The Democratic Party, since the division of the Republican Party in the election of 1912, has positioned itself as the party of labor on economic issues.
Multi party system
A coalition government is a cabinet of a parliamentary government in which several political parties cooperate, reducing the dominance of any one party within that coalition
Lithuanian Social democratic party, Which is a former communist and non-communist social democrats.
The voting age for American citizens is 18, and the qualifications include Race, color, or previous condition of servitude
Who are eighteen years of age or older, to vote, shall not be abridged by the United States or by any state on account of age, however if you have committed a major crime or have a mental illness your ability to vote may be revoked.
The president is elected for a five-year term by the people, election occurs every 5 years. voting age is 18, born or naturalized citizen, cannot be declared incapable.
Primary, final, and general elections.
Military spending makes up closer to 24 percent of federal expenditures today.
The United States spends far more than any other country on defense and security. Since 2001, the base defense budget has soared from $287 billion to $530 billion
Does charge income tax
Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure) in Lithuania was 12.88 as of 2009, or 870 million.
Military spending makes up less than 10%of spending, 430 million.
Does charge income tax
Lithuania and the united states currently have a very solid relationship. The executive branch of the united states has always had a strong bond with the Lithuanian government, and the United States has reassured Lithuania that in times of war we will come to their assistance.