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Sec. 16 - 23 Appointing Power
The President shall nominate and, with the consent of the Commission on Appointments, appoint the heads of the executive departments, ambassadors, other public ministers and consuls, or officers of the armed forces from the rank of colonel or naval captain, and other officers whose appointments are vested in him in this Constitution. APPOINTMENT – is the act of designation by APPOINTMENT
the executive officer of the individual who is to exercise the functions of a given office.
Although the Constitution contains no provision expressly vesting in the President the power to remove executive officials from their posts, he still has the removal power as it is implied from his appointing power. Control Power
The President shall have control of all the executive departments, bureaus and offices. He shall ensure that the laws be faithfully e...
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- President of the United States, Term of office