Presidential Power

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  • Created on: 19-05-18 22:08

1. What are the costs of presidential power?

  • many un-elected and unaccountable officials making policy
  • All of the above
  • no one to keep check on the president
  • president can abuse power
  • secrecy leads to a problem in oversight
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2. What are the constitutional powers of president in terms of FP?

  • in charge of ratifying treaties etc
  • in charge of everything to do with foreign policy
  • in charge of the army (commander in chief) separate the purse and the sword
  • in charge of money

3. What are the executive branch institutions?

  • Dept. of homeland security
  • Dept. of defence
  • All of the above
  • Intelligence community: CIA, NSA, DIA- under director of national interest
  • Dept. of defence

4. What are the benefits of presidential power?

  • all of the above
  • secrecy
  • Foreign policy expertise
  • The president as a figure head and leader
  • flexibility

5. Why has the president come to dominate FP?

  • all of the above
  • real time nature of FP
  • Natural expansion if the government
  • changing nature of war


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