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constitution

allows pres to command the military, make treaties, approve or veto acts of congress

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tribunals

trials

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stewardship theory

every president is a protector of the American people and their interests; a pres has to do everything possible to advance the american people

4

presidents oath of office

promise to carry out Federal Law

5

executive orders

directives, rules, or regulations that have the effect of law

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ordinance powers

the power to issue executive orders

7

appointment power

presidents ability to appoint ambassadors, Federal Judges ( especially US Supreme Court), head of agencies, and Cabinet members

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recess appointments

presidents ability to make an appointment to an office if congress is in recess

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removal power

presidents ability to remove anyone he appoints except federal judges