Essay Question 5 Outline

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Essay Question #5 Outline Formal powers concerning congress o Special sessions President can call congress into special sessions Most effectively used by FDR in ’33 during the first 100 days o Pushed thru a prominent amount of New Deal policy Much less important today than was in the past o Typically in session year round anyway o Presidential Messages Presidents derive substantial power by virtue of their constitutional duty of the state of the union Lays out assessment of country Supposed to recommend solution to problems o Recommend legislation they deem necessary Congress made 2 more speeches he has to give o Lays out the budget Employment Act of ‘46 o Lays out impression of the national economy All 3 messages together help set the presidential agenda Give special messages to congress that emphasize specific problems o Veto Power Guarantees the president is a major legislative player
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course POL 106 taught by Professor Routh during the Summer '06 term at UC Davis.

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