Chapter One: The Powers of the Executive branch. In this chapter you will find: • The vice president’s powers • The President’s powers • The powers of the executive branch itself.
The Powers of the Vice President. The vice president has a few powers like: • The Vice President is the president of the senate • The Vice President is the president's top adviser
The powers of the President. The president has many powers that include: • Vetoing laws • Electing Supreme court members • Negate treaties • Watch armed forces • And many more.
The Powers Of The Executive Branch. The executive branch is made up of the cabinet, the president, and the vice president and all share some power: • The cabinet is selected by the president • The cabinet is basically secretaries and second hand advisors to the president • The vice president, the president, and the cabinet work out problems together.
Chapter 2: Checks And Balances In this chapter you will read the checks and balances of the executive branch that involve: • The president • Federal judges • And the cabinet.
Checks And Balances Involving the President • The president can call a reelection of congress • The president can veto laws suggested by congress • The president appoints ambassadors, cabinet members, and federal judges.
Checks and Balances For Federal Judges • Federal judges are appointed by the president • Can get rid of laws and overridden vetoes unconstitutional
Checks and Balances for The Cabinet • The cabinet is selected by the president • The cabinet is approved by congress • The cabinet members are advisors to the president and say their opinion of what to do with a bill or law.
Chapter 3: Current events in the executive branch In this chapter you will know the current events: • Riots • Federal Budget release • And protest
Current Riot In Egypt, people are rioting about the government because the government isn’t doing anything about the peoples’ rights and why their rights aren’t extended throughout the country.
The Federal Budget President Obama spent the Federal Budget to: • Give kids a better education • Stop the riot in Egypt • And to stop the protest in Wisconsin
Current Protest People in Wisconsin are protesting because the government doesn’t have fair laws and because the government is doing nothing about the peoples’ rights.
Info Found • http://www.whitehouse.gov/ • http://news.yahoo.com/ • http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_wisconsin_budget_unions;_ylt=AhpCwycp1SuPG_0ql_F2YNWs0NUE;_ylu=X3oDMTNxbzE5azFqBGFzc2V0A2FwLzIwMTEwMjE4L3VzX3dpc2NvbnNpbl9idWRnZXRfdW5pb25zBGNjb2RlA21vc3Rwb3B1bGFyBGNwb3MDMgRwb3MDOARwdANob21lX2Nva2UEc2VjA3luX3RvcF9zdG9yeQRzbGsDd2lzcG9saWNlaHVu • http://www.ehow.com/facts_5591653_duties-executive-branch_.html • http://www.whitehouse.gov/our-government/executive-branch#vicepresident