Political science notes2

Political science notes2 - Political science notes I The...

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Political science notes: I. The Presidents who they are -must be 35 -must be natural -must have resided in us for 14 yrs Informal requirements II. 4 year term of office in 1951 the 22 nd amendment limited the number of terms to two most presidents have been elected to office (gerald ford) Look at pg. 378 in your book --national security powers --legislative powers --etc. I. Running the government: the chief executive D. The vice president i. Basically just waits for things to do ii. recent presidents have given their II. Power from the people: the public presidency D. Going public (source of power?) i. Public support is perhaps the greatest source of influence a president has. ii. Presidenial appearances are staged to get the publics attention. iii. As head of state. Presidents often perform many ceremonial functions. Which usually result in favorable press coverage. III. Power from the people: the public presidency (pg. 403) D. presidential approval i. receives much effor by the whit house ii. product of many factors predispositions.
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