The four laws that were passed in the Intolerable Acts were the Boston Port Act, the Massachusetts Government Act, the Impartial Administration of Justice Act and the Quartering Act. It was known as the Coercive Act in G... More »

The Intolerable Acts were measures passed by the British Parliament in 1774 in reaction to the Boston Tea Party. The provisions of the acts included the closure of the port of Boston, a British government in Massachusett... More » History Modern History US History

The Boston Tea Party of 1773 was the final act of defiance that prompted the British government to pass the Intolerable Acts of 1774. The American colonists' previous boycotts were also a factor in the government's decis... More »

Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts, also known as the Coercive Acts, in response to the Boston Tea Party. The Boston Tea Party was the colonists' answer to the Tea Act of 1773, which allowed the British East India Co... More »

Pam Bondi's acts as Florida attorney general include her leadership position in the fight to repeal the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, and aggressive pursuit of legislation that would reduce prescription drug abuse i... More » Government & Politics Law

Learn more about federal laws and regulations by consulting educational materials on the U.S. Congress website and the U.S. Government's Official Web Portal. The available videos, essays, and graphics explain how bills b... More » Government & Politics Law

The Annotated Code of Maryland is the official codification of all current statutory laws of the State of Maryland, according to Garrett County Government. The statutes are annotated with relevant information that is app... More » Government & Politics Law