9 terms

Ch. 8 Presidency

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compensation
salary
presidential succession
the order in which officials fill the office of president in case of a vacancy
elector
a citizen who has a legal right to vote
electoral vote
the official vote for president and vice president by electors in each state
cabinet
persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers
leak
unauthorized (especially deliberate) disclosure of confidential information
central clearance
Office of Management and Budget's review of all legislative proposals that executive agencies prepare
national security adviser
the special assistant for national security affairs that directs the NSC staff
press secretary
one of the president's top assistants who is in charge of media relations