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The parliamentary executive system proceeds upon radically different
assumptions. In Great Britain, whose system ... On the contrary, the British
Cabinet may be described as the leading committee of Parliament. Although the
prime minister, ...
Parliament was, and is, a place in which to debate specific issues of
disagreement between, initially, the crown, on the one hand, and the Lords and
Commons, on the other. The conflicts were settled in Parliament so that its
original main ...
He pressed through an "act of oblivion" (amnesty), but the army became more
and more discontented with Parliament. It believed that the members were
corrupt and that a new Parliament should be called. Once again Cromwell tried to
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