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2. What is patronage?

  • The idea that the PM can make ecclesial appointments and life peer appointments. They also control the honours list.
  • Prime minister makes judicial appointments

3. What is a feature of presidentialism

  • President is above the rest of the cabinet.
  • President is first amongst equals.
  • President can appoint anyone without approval

4. Name a civil servant who was issued the power to give instructions to civil servants under Blair's government.

  • Jonathan Powell
  • David Kelley
  • Justine Greening

5. What is a cabinet reshuffle?

  • A series of changes to the cabinet.
  • When the Primeminister removes his cabinet completely.


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