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The Executive Branch Part 1: Roles and Restrictions of the President and VP

The Executive Branch Part 1: Roles and Restrictions of the President and VP

Some of the items we delve into include how the President enforces the laws, roles as commander-in-chief, Appointing of Officials, (Dept Heads, Judges, Cabinet), we delve into executive orders, proposing legislation, foreign policy, and other powers, and limitations of the office.Role of the V.P.Constitution has a very limited descriptionPresident of the Senate – can’t vote unless there is a tieThe roles and influence of the VP is decided by the President. Usually take into account the strengths, talents and experienceSome have hated each other Ex: Andrew Jackson and John C. Calhoun - We discuss why.

Duration: 22 min

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