Branches of the Government

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executive, legislative, judicial

Executive

In which branch is the chief executive the President?

Executive

Which branch proposes and administers laws?

Executive

Which branch commands all armed forces, with the President the Commander in Chief?

Executive

Which branch appoints officials?

Executive

Which branch conducts foreign policy?

Executive

Which branch makes treaties?

Executive

Which branch can veto laws passed by Congress?

Executive

Which branch can issue executive orders, commands that have the power of law?

Executive

Which branch can grant pardons?

Executive

Which branch checks on the Legislative Branch by adjourning Congress in certain situations?

Executive

Which branch checks on the Judicial Branch by appoint judges?

Legislative

Which branch writes laws?

Legislative

Which branch confirms presidential appointments?

Legislative

Which branch approves treaties?

Legislative

Which branch grants money?

Legislative

Which branch can declare war?

Legislative

Which branch borrows on the credit of the United States?

Legislative

Which branch regulates commerce with foreign nations and among states?

Legislative

Which branch establishes laws for naturalization and bankruptcy?

Legislative

Which branch coins and regulates the value of money and fixes the standard of weights and measures?

Legislative

Which branch can reject presidential appointments?

Legislative

Which branch can reject treaties?

Legislative

Which branch can withhold funding for presidential initiatives?

Legislative

Which branch can impeach the president?

Legislative

Which branch can override a veto?

Legislative

Which branch can propose constitutional amendments to override judicial decisions?

Legislative

Which branch can impeach judges?

Judicial

Which branch interprets the constitution and other laws?

Judicial

Which branch reviews lower-court decisions?

Judicial

Which branch can declare the president's actions unconstitutional?

Judicial

Which branch may declare laws unconstitutional?

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