05-02_task1.docx - Name Sydney Garth Date School EHS Facilitator \u2002\u2002\u2002\u2002\u2002 5.02 Presidential Powers Presidential Power Description of the Power 1

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Name: Sydney Garth Date: 6/11/20 School: EHS Facilitator: 5.02 Presidential Powers Presidential Power Description of the Power 1. Executing the Law Under Article II of the Constitution, the President is responsible for the execution and enforcement of the laws created by Congress. ... The President has the power either to sign legislation into law or to veto bills enacted by Congress, although Congress may override a veto with a two- thirds vote of both houses. 2. Ordinance Power Power of the President to issue executive orders; originates from the Constitution and acts of Congress. 3. Appointment Power The Appointments Clause is part of Article II, Section 2, Clause 2 of the United States Constitution, which empowers the President of the United States to nominate and, with the advice and consent of the United States Senate, appoint public officials. 4. Removal Power x The House took up the establishment of executive departments. JM moved the creation of foreign affairs, treasury, and war departments. The debate centered on the clause vesting in the president alone the power to remove the officers heading these departments. 5. Treaty Power x The Constitution provides that the president "shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two- thirds of the Senators present concur". The Senate does not ratify treaties—
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