Unformatted text preview: First Dean says that the Greek and Romans failed because they had a governing system during times of emergency so the founders made a way to prevent that. Also, Dean says that Alexander Hamilton says the power of the president is a far as it can be to protect the communities of the nation. He also uses Ex Parte Milligan as a case example to show that the president has all the powers to preserve the existence of the nation. Dean states that the citizens called Abraham Lincoln a dictator when he took power during the civil war but he did what had to be done to reunite the United States. Wilson also had strong new powers after Germany attacked a few American ships on foreign soil. He was able to pull together an army to counter. President Roosevelt had power as well after the attacks on Pearl Harbor; he led battles through Europe, Africa, and Asia. His control was much more than Lincoln and Wilson....
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- Spring '10
- President of the United States, Dean, Ex Parte Milligan, Parte Milligan Dean