A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Ratification
Rational Basis Test
Reapportionment
Recess
Recess Appointments
Recession
Recorder of Deeds
Recreation Commissioner
Red Herring
Redistricting
Referendum
Register of Wills
Religious Test
Renewable Energy
Reparations
Representative
Republic
Republican Form of Government
Republicanism
Resolution
Respondent
Review
Rhetoric
Rider
Right Against SelfIncrimination
Right to an Attorney
Right to Be Informed of the Charges Against You
Right to Bear Arms
Right to Jury Trial
Right to Petition the Government
Right to Privacy
Right to Public Trial
Right to Speedy Trial
Right to Travel
Rights or Individual Rights
Roll Call Vote
Rule of Law
Respondent
The individual or group compelled to answer or defend claims or questions posed in a court by a petitioner; also, the person or group against whom a petition, such as a writ of habeas corpus seeking relief is brought, or a person or group who wins at trial and defends that outcome on appeal.


Glossary, Kolbert and Mettger, Censoring the Web (the New Press)