12 terms

Civics Vocab Executive

Executive Orders
The branch that is responsible for carrying out the law
Foreign Policy
The set of plans that guides our relationship with the countries
Formal agreement with other countries
Official representatives to foreign government
Executive Agreements
Agreements with other countries that does not need Senate approval
Domestic Policy
Plans for dealing with national problems
An organization of government departments, agencies, and offices
The team of executive branch officials appointed by the president
Executive Cabinet
An important group of policy advisory to the president
Executive Office
Made up of people the president chooses to help make foreign and domestic policies
Executive Department
Much of the work done in the government happens here
Executive Privilege
Gives the president the right to keep some information secret from Congress and the court