Flashcards in GOV 65-87 Deck (23):
What does executive power mean
What is the title of the man who heads the executive branch?
What's his name
How long is the term of office for the President and Vice President of the US?
What group actually votes for the President and Vice President of the US?
How many electoral votes does SC have
Who elects the electors?
How many members of the electoral college are there?
If no candidate for VP receives a majority of the electoral votes, who chooses the VP
If no candidate receives a majority of the electoral votes, who chooses the President?
House of Representatives
What are the three qualifications for President
35 years old
US resident for 14 years
Be a natural born citizen
Who becomes President if the President dies or is disabled?
What is the name of the person who would become president?
Who is the Commander in Chief of the US military?
What title is given to the people that head up the executive departments?
The presidents cabinet
How are cabinet members, ambassadors, and federal judges chosen?
How are cabinet members removed from office?
Who has the power to grant reprieves and pardons for federal crimes?
How are treaties with other countries made?
What is the Presidents' annual message to Congress called?
State of union
Who can call Congress into special session?
Who decides whether we will recognize a foreign country by sending and accepting ambassadors?