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30 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
35
Two terms
4
President
Minimum age a person can be to become President of the United…
The number of times a person can be elected President
Length of the Presidential term with each election
Office of Executive in the United States Government
35
Minimum age a person can be to become President of the United…
Two terms
The number of times a person can be elected President
15 terms
Bureaucracy and Executive Branch
Bureaucracy
Bully pulpit
Pocket veto
Executive privilege
an organization made up of many departments and divisions tha…
a public office or position of authority that provides its oc…
presidential killing of a bill by inaction after Congress adj…
The right to keep executive communications confidential, espe…
Bureaucracy
an organization made up of many departments and divisions tha…
Bully pulpit
a public office or position of authority that provides its oc…
9 terms
Executive Branch- The Bureaucracy
bureaucracy
secretary
department
Attorney General
A large, complex structure that handles the everyday business…
An official in charge of a department of government.
A division of the executive branch
The head of the Department of Justice.
bureaucracy
A large, complex structure that handles the everyday business…
secretary
An official in charge of a department of government.
37 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
Electoral College
12th Amendment
To determine electoral votes
How are electoral votes awarded?
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
Separate ballots
# of representatives + 2 (# of senators)
- It is up to the state to decide how they want to allocate v…
Electoral College
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
12th Amendment
Separate ballots
12 terms
The Executive Branch and the Federal Bureaucracy
Civil Service System
Independent Regulatory Commission
Departments
Independent Executive Agencies
The merit system by which many federal bureaucrats are selected
An entity created by Congress outside a major executive depar…
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
Governmental units that closely resemble a Cabinet department…
Civil Service System
The merit system by which many federal bureaucrats are selected
Independent Regulatory Commission
An entity created by Congress outside a major executive depar…
16 terms
The Executive Branch and Federal Bureaucracy
bureacracy
spoils system
patronage
pendleton act
composed of all of the agencies, departments, offices, and bu…
the firing of public officeholders of a defeated political pa…
jobs, grants, or other special favors that are given as rewar…
backlash against the spoils system, created a civil service s…
bureacracy
composed of all of the agencies, departments, offices, and bu…
spoils system
the firing of public officeholders of a defeated political pa…
37 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
Electoral College
12th Amendment
To determine electoral votes
How are electoral votes awarded?
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
Separate ballots
# of representatives + 2 (# of senators)
- It is up to the state to decide how they want to allocate v…
Electoral College
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
12th Amendment
Separate ballots
26 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy Vocabulary
Administrative Rule Making
Agency Point of View
Appropriation Law
Authorization Law
when an independent commission or agency fills in the details…
The tendency of bureaucrats to place the interests of their a…
a law that gives bureaucracies and other government entities…
a law that provides the plan of action to address a given soc…
Administrative Rule Making
when an independent commission or agency fills in the details…
Agency Point of View
The tendency of bureaucrats to place the interests of their a…
59 terms
Executive Branch & Bureaucracy
Impeachment Process
Executive Order
Electoral College System
Executive Agreement
When the Constitution provides a way to remove a president be…
have the force of a law; may enforce the Constitution, treati…
system in which a group of electors chosen by each state woul…
an agreement made between the president and other heads of st…
Impeachment Process
When the Constitution provides a way to remove a president be…
Executive Order
have the force of a law; may enforce the Constitution, treati…
37 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
Electoral College
12th Amendment
To determine electoral votes
How are electoral votes awarded?
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
Separate ballots
# of representatives + 2 (# of senators)
- It is up to the state to decide how they want to allocate v…
Electoral College
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
12th Amendment
Separate ballots
56 terms
Executive Branch & Bureaucracy
Presidential Ticket
Executive Order
Executive Agreement
Treaty
List of the candidates for the offices of president and VP
A rule or order issued by the president; tell government offi…
An agreement between the U.S. and a foreign country
A formally concluded and ratified agreement between two count…
Presidential Ticket
List of the candidates for the offices of president and VP
Executive Order
A rule or order issued by the president; tell government offi…
36 terms
Executive Branch & The Bureaucracy
Formal Power
Informal Power
Commander-In-Chief
Treaty
Power listed in the Constitution
Power that are not listed in the Constitution
Jim James. The role of the president as supreme commander of…
an agreement under international law entered into by actors i…
Formal Power
Power listed in the Constitution
Informal Power
Power that are not listed in the Constitution
15 terms
President/Executive Branch/Bureaucracy
Founders Intent for Executive branch/P…
Article II (Constitution)
11 factors contribute to pres power
Parliamentary System vs Pres System
Impeachment, not above the law... Voted by the ppl/electoral col…
Commander in chief of army/navy/militia of states... Power to gr…
1. Constitutional vagueness of Pres power... 2. Precedent powers…
Parliament chief exe chosen by legis, Prime minister in power…
Founders Intent for Executive branch/P…
Impeachment, not above the law... Voted by the ppl/electoral col…
Article II (Constitution)
Commander in chief of army/navy/militia of states... Power to gr…
110 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
qualifications to be president
number of terms pres can be in office…
pres powers and duties
What 2 events determined that the pres…
natural born citizen of US, at least 35 yrs old, US resident…
2 terms or 10 yrs
Head of state, Chief executive, chief legislator, chief econo…
Vietnam War and Watergate
qualifications to be president
natural born citizen of US, at least 35 yrs old, US resident…
number of terms pres can be in office…
2 terms or 10 yrs
26 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy Vocab
administrative rule making
agency point of view
appropriation law
authorization law
when an independent commission or agency fills in the details…
The tendency of bureaucrats to place the interests of their a…
a law that gives bureaucracies and other government entities…
a law that provides the plan of action to address a given soc…
administrative rule making
when an independent commission or agency fills in the details…
agency point of view
The tendency of bureaucrats to place the interests of their a…
48 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
Qualifications of the President- Const…
Non- Constitutional Qualifications
12... 22... 25
"Rule of Fitness" for appointments
• 35 years old... • 14 yr US Resident... • Natural-born citizen
Educated, Religion, No Criminal Record, Wealthy
12- separate ballots... 22- 2 terms and 10 yrs... 25- succession of…
Approval process of ability of doing the job, not the politic…
Qualifications of the President- Const…
• 35 years old... • 14 yr US Resident... • Natural-born citizen
Non- Constitutional Qualifications
Educated, Religion, No Criminal Record, Wealthy
15 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy Vocab
Appointment power
12 Amendment
The Cabinet
Bureaucracy
President has power to appoint key officials in all executive…
established that electors cast separate votes for president a…
Consists of the secretaries, or chief administrators of the m…
A component of formal organization that uses rules and hierar…
Appointment power
President has power to appoint key officials in all executive…
12 Amendment
established that electors cast separate votes for president a…
37 terms
Executive Branch & Bureaucracy
war powers resolution
executive privilege
impoundment
line item veto
...
The power to keep executive communications confidential, espe…
Presidential refusal to allow from the express powers that al…
Presidential power to strike, or remove, specific
war powers resolution
...
executive privilege
The power to keep executive communications confidential, espe…
45 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
AUMF
Formal Powers
Inherent Powers
Informal Powers
authorization of use of military force: can use any kind of m…
powers of the Governor described by the constitution
Authority claimed by the president that is not clearly specif…
Powers not given in the constitution
AUMF
authorization of use of military force: can use any kind of m…
Formal Powers
powers of the Governor described by the constitution
11 terms
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy
Ambassadors/State Department
Impact of Checks and balances on presi…
presidents powers to influence domesti…
Founders views on the presidency
...
nominations, impeachment, overriding veto, senate deny a trea…
popularity, power of persuasion, bully pulpit,
president is way to strong
Ambassadors/State Department
...
Impact of Checks and balances on presi…
nominations, impeachment, overriding veto, senate deny a trea…
18 terms
Government: Executive Branch & Bureaucracy
IRS (International Revenue Service)
NSC (National Security Council)
FCC (Federal Communications Commission)
FTC (Federal Trade Commission)
governmental agency responsible for collecting federal taxes,…
president's principal forum for considering national security…
regulates interstate and international communications by radi…
regulates the trade practices of drug companies and prohibits…
IRS (International Revenue Service)
governmental agency responsible for collecting federal taxes,…
NSC (National Security Council)
president's principal forum for considering national security…
36 terms
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy Vocab
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits president to two te…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
the events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1967, the amendment that permits the vice president…
Twenty-second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits president to two te…
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
13 terms
Executive branch and Bureaucracy
Impeachment
Electoral college
Executive order
Executive agreements
Bringing charges of wrongdoing against the government official
Elects the president and vice President according to the cons…
To carry out policies (EXECUTIVE POWER)
an agreement between the heads of government of two or more n…
Impeachment
Bringing charges of wrongdoing against the government official
Electoral college
Elects the president and vice President according to the cons…
66 terms
Executive branch/bureaucracy
Chief executive
Commander in chief
Chief of state
Electoral college
Another title for president, who holds the executives power t…
Another title for the president who serves as commander of th…
The official who manages the everyday operations of the White…
The body of 538 people who elected from the 50 states and the…
Chief executive
Another title for president, who holds the executives power t…
Commander in chief
Another title for the president who serves as commander of th…
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy Exam
Chief Executive
Commander-in-chief
Diplomatic Recognition
Chief of State
holds the executive power to run gov't programs and implement…
serves as commander of the nation's military forces; aka pres…
The presidential power to formally recognize the legitimacy o…
takes on the role of the symbolic figurehead of the U.S. ; ak…
Chief Executive
holds the executive power to run gov't programs and implement…
Commander-in-chief
serves as commander of the nation's military forces; aka pres…
17 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
2004 Intelligence Reform and Preventio…
Administrative Discretion
Budget Reform and Impoundment Act
Bureaucracy
enacted December 17, 2004, also known as the IRTPA, is a 236-…
The ability of bureaucrats to make choices concerning the bes…
Requires both houses of Congress to approve president's decis…
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
2004 Intelligence Reform and Preventio…
enacted December 17, 2004, also known as the IRTPA, is a 236-…
Administrative Discretion
The ability of bureaucrats to make choices concerning the bes…
48 terms
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy Review
1948 Marshall Plan (divided government)
2 main issues recent presidents focuse…
22nd Amendment
3 methods presidents use to organize t…
When different parties or the smae control white house/congre…
Economy and foreign affairs
Limited all subsequent president to 2 terms, no longer than 1…
-pyramid structure: president subordinates report to him thro…
1948 Marshall Plan (divided government)
When different parties or the smae control white house/congre…
2 main issues recent presidents focuse…
Economy and foreign affairs
60 terms
executive branch and bureaucracy
qualifications
term
impeachment
executive ageement
natural born citizen; 35 years; 14 years a resident
two-term, 10 year limit as set by the 22nd amendment
charges against a president approved by a majority of the house
an international agreement, usually regarding routine adminis…
qualifications
natural born citizen; 35 years; 14 years a resident
term
two-term, 10 year limit as set by the 22nd amendment
34 terms
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy Review
ad hoc structure
Budget Reform Act of 1974
bully pulpit
cabinet
A method where the president organizes his personal staff to…
Required the president to spend all appropriated funds, unles…
the president's use of his prestige and visibility to guide o…
A group of advisers to the president. (Heads of 15 different…
ad hoc structure
A method where the president organizes his personal staff to…
Budget Reform Act of 1974
Required the president to spend all appropriated funds, unles…
20 terms
Executive branch and federal bureaucracy
Administrative adjudicaiton
Administrative discretion
Civil service system
Departments
The judicial process through which a bureaucratic agency sett…
The bureaucrats' ability to decide on how to implement execut…
The merit system used to select federal bureaucrats
Administrative units responsible for an area of governmental…
Administrative adjudicaiton
The judicial process through which a bureaucratic agency sett…
Administrative discretion
The bureaucrats' ability to decide on how to implement execut…
37 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
Electoral College
12th Amendment
To determine electoral votes
How are electoral votes awarded?
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
Separate ballots
# of representatives + 2 (# of senators)
- It is up to the state to decide how they want to allocate v…
Electoral College
- A compromise between those who wanted direct election and t…
12th Amendment
Separate ballots
17 terms
executive branch and the bureaucracy
president qualifications
22nd amendment
25th amendment
vice president duties
expressed in article 2; natural born citizen, 35 yrs old, res…
limits the president to two terms (Roosevelt served 4)
vice president becomes president if the president dies
preside over the senate with a tie breaking vote and take the…
president qualifications
expressed in article 2; natural born citizen, 35 yrs old, res…
22nd amendment
limits the president to two terms (Roosevelt served 4)
37 terms
Executive Branch and Federal Bureaucracy
Road to the Whitehouse
Presidential Preference Primary
Qualifications for president
Presidential term
Exploration, announcement, presidential primaries and caucuse…
Most states use this to determine whom the state delegates to…
Found in article II; 35+ years old, natural-born citizen, has…
4 years; can have 2 terms; up to 10 years
Road to the Whitehouse
Exploration, announcement, presidential primaries and caucuse…
Presidential Preference Primary
Most states use this to determine whom the state delegates to…
45 terms
Executive Branch/Bureaucracy Vocab
Twenty-second Amendment
impeachment
Watergate
Twenty-fifth amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits president to two te…
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
the events and scandal surrounding a break-in at the Democrat…
Passed in 1967, the amendment that permits the vice president…
Twenty-second Amendment
Passed in 1951, the amendment that limits president to two te…
impeachment
The political equivalent of an indictment in criminal law, pr…
36 terms
The Presidency & Executive Branch (Bureaucracy)
25th Amendment
Ad hoc structure
amnesty
Article II Constitutional qualificatio…
Clarifies an ambiguous provision of the Constitution regardin…
Task forces, committees, and informal groups of friends and a…
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
+natural born citizens (including naturalization passed from…
25th Amendment
Clarifies an ambiguous provision of the Constitution regardin…
Ad hoc structure
Task forces, committees, and informal groups of friends and a…
26 terms
Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy Vocabulary
Impeachment
Impoundment
War Powers Act
legislative veto
involves bringing charges against a government official for a…
act by president to choose to not spend money that has been a…
limited President's ability to use military force (basic def,…
declared to be unconstitutional, initially used to reject act…
Impeachment
involves bringing charges against a government official for a…
Impoundment
act by president to choose to not spend money that has been a…
27 terms
Government: Executive Branch & Bureaucracy
Qualifications for President
Qualifications for VP
22nd Amendment
Order of Presidential Succession?
Must be 35 or older, a natural born citizen, and live in the…
Same as President.
Cannot serve no more than 2 elected terms and no more than 10…
VP, speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the…
Qualifications for President
Must be 35 or older, a natural born citizen, and live in the…
Qualifications for VP
Same as President.
61 terms
Executive Branch and Bureaucracy
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
What is referred to as an accidental p…
What is the process for a president to…
limits president to 2 four year terms
VP becomes pres if president dies
when pres. dies and VP comes pres./one who wasn't elected
majority of House members must agree on the impeachment - Sen…
22nd Amendment
limits president to 2 four year terms
25th Amendment
VP becomes pres if president dies
18 terms
Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy
Formal Qualifications of the President
Informal Qualifications of the President
Terms of president
Succession of the President
natural-born citizen... at least 35 years old... resident of the Un…
political or military experience... political acceptability... marr…
single executive elected indirectly through the electoral col…
25th Amendment made after JFK died. The amendment states that…
Formal Qualifications of the President
natural-born citizen... at least 35 years old... resident of the Un…
Informal Qualifications of the President
political or military experience... political acceptability... marr…
15 terms
Executive Branch/Presidency and Bureaucracy
Electoral College
Executive Order
Executive agreements
Executive Privilege ( and United State…
(in the US) a body of people representing the states of the U…
rule or order issued by the president to an executive branch…
an international agreement, usually regarding routine adminis…
the privilege, claimed by the president for the executive bra…
Electoral College
(in the US) a body of people representing the states of the U…
Executive Order
rule or order issued by the president to an executive branch…
20 terms
Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy
Presidential qualifications
22nd amendment
25th amendment
Duties of VP
35 yrs old... Natural born citizen... 14 years citizenship
Limited president to 2 terms
VP takes over if president is unable
1. Preside over senate; tie breakers... 2. Help determine presid…
Presidential qualifications
35 yrs old... Natural born citizen... 14 years citizenship
22nd amendment
Limited president to 2 terms
15 terms
Executive Branch and Federal Bureaucracy
Administrative adjudication
Bureaucracy
Bureaucrats
Cabinet Departments
a quasi-judicial process in which a bureaucratic agency settl…
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
government officials
the 15 largest and most influential agencies of the federal b…
Administrative adjudication
a quasi-judicial process in which a bureaucratic agency settl…
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
165 terms
Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy
The president has the authority to neg…
The senate rejected the ____________ a…
The President selects many people to s…
Appointments to ambassadorships given…
treaties, 2/3rds
Treaty of Versailles, SALI 2
Appointment, Senate, advice and consent
patronage
The president has the authority to neg…
treaties, 2/3rds
The senate rejected the ____________ a…
Treaty of Versailles, SALI 2
30 terms
Government: bureaucracy and executive branch
Bureaucracy
Pendleton Act
Civil Service Commission
Oversight
Large, complex organization of appointed, not elected, offici…
Set up a limited merit system for appointing federal offices
Supervised a testing program to evaluate candidates
Congress holds a hearing to investigate complaints or suggest…
Bureaucracy
Large, complex organization of appointed, not elected, offici…
Pendleton Act
Set up a limited merit system for appointing federal offices
24 terms
Executive Branch/ President and Bureaucracy
Administrative Adjudication
Administrative Discretion
Appointment Power
Cabinet
a quasi-judicial process in which a bureaucratic agency settl…
Authority given by Congress to the Federal bureaucracy to use…
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
Administrative Adjudication
a quasi-judicial process in which a bureaucratic agency settl…
Administrative Discretion
Authority given by Congress to the Federal bureaucracy to use…
35 terms
Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy
Bully Pulpit
Bureaucracy
Cabinet
Chief of Staff
The president's use of his prestige and visibility to guide o…
A system of government in which most of the important decisio…
Composed of the secretaries of the executive branch departmen…
Head of White House staff; Control of access to the president.
Bully Pulpit
The president's use of his prestige and visibility to guide o…
Bureaucracy
A system of government in which most of the important decisio…
24 terms
The Bureaucracy & Executive Branch/Privilege
bureaucracy
departments
iron triangles
regulations
Departments, agencies, commissions, and their staffs that exi…
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
The relatively stable relationships and patterns of interacti…
Rules that govern the operation of a particular government pr…
bureaucracy
Departments, agencies, commissions, and their staffs that exi…
departments
Major administrative units with responsibility for a broad ar…
17 terms
Executive branch Bureaucracy PP
Why are bureaucracies so important
what are characteristics of Bureaucrac…
What are the two acts associated with…
pendleton act 1883
-they are responsible for all the little details that executi…
-hierarchical authority ... -governed by formal procedures... -job…
Pendleton act of 1883 and hatch act 1939
government agencies/bureaucrats should be awarded based on ME…
Why are bureaucracies so important
-they are responsible for all the little details that executi…
what are characteristics of Bureaucrac…
-hierarchical authority ... -governed by formal procedures... -job…
45 terms
Executive Branch: Presidency and Bureaucracy
Essay question 1
essay question 2
essay question 3
essay question 4
a) legislative powers (veto) + state of union address... b) man…
a) President = commander in chief, but congress = has power t…
a) scandals bc makes public not trust pres + if economic cond…
a) veto power: prevents/discourages congressional action if p…
Essay question 1
a) legislative powers (veto) + state of union address... b) man…
essay question 2
a) President = commander in chief, but congress = has power t…
25 terms
Bureaucracy (executive branch cont)
Bureaucracy:
3 types=
major problems
what is the cabinet?
organization having a clear formal structure, division of lab…
hierarchical structure - "chain of command"... Job specializatio…
departments within fight with each other, they may be influen…
group of formal advisers to the President
Bureaucracy:
organization having a clear formal structure, division of lab…
3 types=
hierarchical structure - "chain of command"... Job specializatio…
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