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Presidential Policies and Doctrine
Executive Branch Application of Power
Terms in this set (17)
The United States refuses to be involved in the interest of foreign nations--Non-interventionism
Prerogative Power....Duty to protect the nation, not the law...Break the law to better the nation
European interference or colonization in the America's is an act of war
Continued Prerogative Power...Duty to protect nation, not the law
Break the law to better the nation (evidenced in Trail of Tears)
President had unlimited war powers to defend the United States. ...Suspended Habeas Corpus
...Presidential oath requires him to defend the Union (Constitution)
Oath empowered him to break the law to protect the law.
Executive is the 'Steward of the Public'
Instrument of progress or change
Purpose of the government was to make progress
Modern Presidency...Becomes the first legislative leader...
Tied moral to foreign policy - Human rights - U.S. responsibility; Mandate Theory
Re-election is an approval for more power; Economic Bill of Rights;
Expands the law to save the nation
Communism must be prevented from spreading=Containment
Non-Communist governments must receive aid and support from the U.S.
Great Society by government programs
When US military presence is not possible, the US shall train and assist native anti-Communist rebels in the country of conflict
An attempt by any outside forces to gain control of the Persian Gulf region will be regarded as an assault on the vital interest of the United States.
Supporting anti-Communist insurgents wherever they might be
Global policeman against destructive regimes
The best way to maintain stability in large areas that hold U.S. interest is to combat instability in small areas.; Policeman against unethical or inhumane regimes
George W Bush
U.S. will make no distinction between individual terrorists and state who harbor them.; Global policeman against terrorist and those who aid terrorists
Government provision (control?) of healthcare
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