Lecture 13--presidency--oldppt

Lecture 13--presidency--oldppt - The President Conditions...

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The President
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Conditions of the office 4 years 2 terms native born (or resident in 1789)
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powers--symbolic nationally elected head of state and govt
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Powers--appointment Nomination of ambassadors, federal officials, federal judges judges and high ranking officials require Senate confirmation “recess appointment”
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powers--veto veto--how do you override? by 2/3 of both houses “pocket veto” bill dies if unsigned in last 9 days of Congressional session “line-item” veto struck down by the court
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Powers--other make treaties--subject to Senate approval pardon federal crimes commander in chief of armed forces Entitles domestic warrantless spying?
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