7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- A division of the Executive Office of the President. The OMB assists the president in preparing the annual budget, clearing and coordinating departmental agency budgets, and supervising the administration o the federal budget.
- A power created for the president through laws enacted by Congress.
- The right of executive officials to withold information from or to appear before a legislative committee.
- A power of the president derived from the statements in the Constitution that "the executive Power shall be vested in a President" and that the president should "take Care that the laws be faithfully executed"; defined through practice rather than through law.
- The practice of rewarding faithful party workers and followers with government employment and contracts.
- A rule or regulation issued by the president that has the effect of law. Executive orders can implement and give administrative effect to provisions in the Constitution, to treaties, and to statutes.
6 True/False questions
Twenty-fifth Amendment → A 1967 amendment to the Constitution that establishes procedures for filling presidential vacancies and makes provisions for presidential disability.
Expressed Power → A power of the president that is expressly written into the Constitution or into statutory law.
White House Office → The person is named to direct the White House Office and advise the president.
Washington Community → Individuals regularly involved with politics in Washington, D.C.
Chief of Staff → The practice of rewarding faithful party workers and followers with government employment and contracts.
Constitutional Power → A power vested in the president by Article II of the Constitution.