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Impeachment President and Congress The President President's Job, Part I President's Job, Part II President's Cabinet President Has Fun

 
The President's Job, Part I


Uncle Sam, the word spy, wants you to take a minute and test your knowledge.

Match the word(s) in the left-hand column to complete the questions or statements in the right-hand column. Check your answers.

federal crimes A. This is not the President's job
executive B. This is not a constitutionally enumerated power of the President
President of the Senate C. The President usually appoints ________ to ambassador positions.
Executive order D. Certain individuals convicted of ________ may be granted reprieves and pardons by the President.
Introduce legislation E. A regulation issued by the President to help enforce a treaty, a law, or a court ruling is called what?
friends and people who helped with the campaign F. The President's power to appoint and remove federal officials is classified as one of his _________ powers.


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