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Sign it. Veto it. Pocket Veto. Let it sit 10 days.
What are 4 things that can happen to a bill once it reaches the President?
President Pro Temp of the Senate
Takes over if the President, VP, and Speaker die or are unable to work
Secretary of State
Takes over if the President, VP, Speaker, and President Pro Temp die or are unable to work
Protect individual liberties
What was the purpose of adding the first 10 amendments to the Constitution?
President is Commander and Chief
What executive branch power would be violated if Congress forbid the President from making a military appointment?
Checks and Balances
What principle of the Constitution exists to ensure no 1 branch becomes too powerful?
Equal Representation in the Senate
What part of the great compromise benefits states with small populations?
clause that gives congress the right to make all laws "necessary and proper" to carry out its powers
When a person is arrested they have the right to know why they have been detained and to contest that detainment in court
Statement in Article VI stating that the Constitution shall be the Supreme Law of the Land
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