This discussion talks that the question of whether the acting president has the power to use military without consulting the Congress has proven to be a controversial issue hence becoming a source of conflict in American history. The American constitution divides the war power of the central government…
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From this paper, it is clear that executive orders are used by presidents to promote civil rights and in emboldening or discourage regulation by federal agencies. Both Presidents Barack Obama and President George W. Bush have observed that the executive order has progressively become a powerful political weapon. The executive order has been used in pushing through regulations and this may end up being a political worse crisis. President’s executive orders are derived from Article II, section 1 of the America constitution specifies that the president has the executive power "He shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed”. Executive orders in my perception are controversial because the through the executive order the president can make a major critical decision. The excises executive order by presidents run against the general logic of the constitution that says clearly that no one should have the power to act unilaterally. The executive order has a drawback for it undermines the trusted system of check and balance, giving rise to unjustifiable acts by the executive branch which may use it to safeguard their personal interests rather than national interests. For this reason, executive orders are considered too inappropriate in democratic and civilized country like the United States. Therefore, it is essential for the three arms of government to acts as a watchdog of each other thus enabling democracy to triumph without being hindered by the presidency through executive orders.
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Obama was born in Hawaii and spend his early childhood in Indonesia and attended Columbia University and Harvard Law School. Later he taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School. Obama served as the State Senator from 13th District in Illinois and also as the United States Senator from Illinois.
During the cold war years, the authority of the presidency was chief in the making of the United States foreign policy, and the economy of America controlled the world economy. Many changes have however occurred around the world, and in the American society, consequently affecting the administration of the United States foreign policy.
Thesis Statement: 1. The congress has managed to usurp the powers given to the judiciary, and limiting its operations. 2. The federal government spends more money than it has the capability of generating and this promotes poor governance. 3. The federal government promotes the concept of affirmative action, and this affects the promotion of individual’s unique abilities and talents.
The President of United States holds two positions at the same time; he/she is the head of the government and the head of the state. President of USA has the responsibility to lead the executive branch of federal government and also the commander-in-chief of the United
However, with the pressure of flawless national security, there emerged the challenge of maintaining a balance between civil liberties and government instructions.
September 11, 2001(9/11) can be regarded as a