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Unformatted text preview: Most have no direct contact with the president The further away, the more difficult the control Control issues: Policy experts may not know politics *Political experts may work the system and act too independently The Cabinet * Cabinet =heads of the fifteen major executive departments *Not served as a major advisory group since Hoover *Cabinet members have real prominence and expertise but also: Represent various interests For you to learn on your own: Appointment and removal powers *Executive Privilege Resource For one-stop shopping on the president, visit: * http://www.whitehouse.gov/...
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- Fall '08
- Government, President of the United States, vice president, Senate *Actual role