What Is The Difference Between The Checks And Balances System

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Alexis Amaro PUA 241 10.10.2015 Activity 2 The checks and balances system is a piece of the constitution that is somewhat basic, but very important. The 3 branches of government, the judicial branch, the executive branch, and the legislative branch, all preform different tasks. The judicial branch is regulated by the Supreme Court and interprets the laws, the legislative branch is regulated by congress and creates the laws, and the executive branch is regulated by the president and enforces and carries out the laws. The checks and balances system was created to keep each branch of government from becoming too powerful. Each branch of government keeps the other two in check, can place restrictions one another, and are not independent. Each branch
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