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Executive Branch

Introduction to the Executive Branch

Sara Shackett

on 20 April 2010

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Double click anywhere & add an idea Name that President...
He was the oldest man elected president
he was the fattest man ever to be elected president
he was the first president born in the 20th century
he was president when US hostages were taken in Iran
He is the only president to resign his office
they (three total former presidents) died on July 4th... name at least one
he desegregated the military
he was the only divorced president The Executive Branch Constitutional Requirements 35 years old
Natural born citizen
Resident the last 14 years Informal Powers of the President Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces
Make treaties, with two-thirds consent of the Senate
Receive ambassadors and other public ministers from foreign countries
Appoint ambassadors, Supreme Court justices, federal judges, and any officials as provided for by the Congress, with the approval of the Senate
Give an annual State of the Union Address to Congress
Recommend legislation to Congress
Convene Congress on extraordinary occasions
Adjourn Congress, in cases of a disagreement about adjournment
"Take care that the laws be faithfully executed"
Fill in administrative vacancies during Congressional recesses
Grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the U.S. Formal/Constitutional Powers Article I, Section 7 … If he approve he shall sign [a bill], but if not he shall return it…
Article II, Section 1 He shall take the following oath or affirmation:-- “I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United State, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.
Article II, Section 3 He shall from time to time give to the Congress information of the state of the union, and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient…
Article II, Section 3 He shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed. Article II, Section 4 The President… shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and conviction of, treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors.
How does this impact executive power?
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