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An annual speech presented by the President of the United States to a joint session of the United States Congress

State of the Union Address

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In case of the removal of the President from office or of his death or resignation, the Vice President shall become President.

25th Amendment

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7 roles of the president

Chief Executive
Chief Diplomat
Commander in Chief
Chief Legislator
Chief of Party
Chief of State
Chief Guardian of the Economy

4

a federal law intended to check the president's power to commit the United States to an armed conflict without the consent of the U.S. Congress.

War Powers Resolution (1973)

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presidential directives issued by United States Presidents and are generally directed towards officers and agencies of the U.S. federal government.

Executive Order

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No president can serve more than 2 terms

22nd Amendment

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A theory that managers, left on their own, will act as responsible stewards of the assets they control.

Stewardship Theory

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An area of constitutional law that focuses on the underpinnings of constitutional government

Constitutional Theory