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Use of Executive Orders During Gridlock Assignment Guiding question: Is the use of executive orders by the President during periods of gridlock an appropriate use of his power? Part 1 - Introductory resource : Saturday night live clip - 5 points 1. How is this video different from the original “I’m Just a Bill” video you watched earlier in the unit?
2. What point is SNL making with this satirical take on government?
Part 2 - Executive Order overview - 5 points Answer these questions based on the reading: 1. What can Executive Orders not do?
2. What are reasons for issuing Executive Orders?
3. What happens to Executive Orders when there is a new president?
4. What does the Constitution say about Executive Orders?

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