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The executive and bureaucracy Module text book.Key interaction PrinciplesPower – the capacity to secure the dominance of ones goals or interests. 2 forms of power control and influence.Prime minister and the cabinet pg 40-Pm and cabinet coworkers possess the power and responsibility for the making and implementing public policy. Determine the political and policy parameters within which the participants in the political system interact.-Provided general framework of policies and for which public servants must devise programs and for which resources must be allocated to the many departments and agencies.-Prime minister – key actor in the central policy making and coordinating institution of government but requires cabinet and central agencies to assist in directing the activities ofgovernment.Cabinet Committees pg 42-Expedite careful decision making and assist in ensuring that control and command of events remain in the hands of senior elected government officials. -Coordinate policies and programs-Allocate human and financial resources-Set priorities and directions for governmentCabinet Approval - 46-Memorandum to cabinet: policy proposals are brought forward by ministers for consideration and approval by their cabinet colleagues. DM provide confidential policy advice to their ministers.