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Executive branch

  1. 1. <ul><li>The President must be: </li></ul><ul><li>35 years old </li></ul><ul><li>A 14 year resident </li></ul><ul><li>A native born citizen </li></ul>
  2. 2. Shucks!!! I will now punch through someone’s teeth…..
  3. 3. Term Limits <ul><li>4 year terms </li></ul><ul><li>Can only serve two elected terms </li></ul><ul><li>If you serve more than half of another president’s term, you may only serve one more term </li></ul><ul><li>22 nd Amendment- 1951 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Ha Ha Ha….I am awesome, not because I smoke; but seriously…they added an amendment because of me.
  5. 5. How is the President Elected? <ul><li>The Electoral College </li></ul><ul><ul><li>538 votes possible, 270 to win (majority) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Each states # of votes is based on that states # of Senators plus Representatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Each state conducts it’s own popular vote and the winner gets all of that states electoral votes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Just because you win the popular vote does not always mean you will win the electoral vote </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. I know…after the 200 election I was so upset I moved into the wilderness and grew this beard while living with the animals.
  7. 7. If Prez is killed then what? <ul><li>PG. 239 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>VP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Speaker of the House </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>President Pro Tempore (leader of the Senate) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Secretary of State </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Matt Frost </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. What About ME? That’s enough dancing!
  9. 9. The 7 roles of the President (+1) <ul><li>Chief Executive </li></ul><ul><li>Chief Economic Planner </li></ul><ul><li>Commander In Chief </li></ul><ul><li>Chief Legislator </li></ul><ul><li>Chief of State </li></ul><ul><li>Chief Diplomat </li></ul><ul><li>Chief of Party </li></ul><ul><li>Judicial Leader </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Cabinet <ul><li>Also referred to as the Executive Departments </li></ul><ul><li>Each is led by a Secretary </li></ul><ul><li>Most recent was the Department of Homeland Security (2001) </li></ul>

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