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3 branches of government
judicial
legislative
executive
3 levels of government
federal
state
local
Who is in charge of the executive branch of government?
President
Who is the president and what political party is he a member of?
George W. Bush is a member of the Republican party
what are the 7 duties of the President?
runs executive branch of government (chief executive)
2. Leads armed forces(commander in chief)
3. Goes to official meetings
(state)
4. Head of political party
(party)
5. Diplomat (makes treaties)
6. Lists ideas for new laws
(chief legislator)
7.Sets the policy to keep the country in the black
(Guardian of the economy)
3.
What is the President's advisory board called?
Cabinet
What are the titles of these members of the Cabinet?
1. Attorney General
2. Secretary of State
3. Secretary of Agriculture
4. Secretary of Commerce
5. Secretary of Transportation
6. Secretary of Health and Human Services
7 Secretary of Defense
8. Secretary of Treasury
9Secretary of Education
10 Secretary of Interior
11. Secretary of Housing and Human Development
12. Secretary of Labor
13. Secretary of Energy
14 Veterans' Affairs
15. Homeland Security
When does the Advisory Board change?
Every 4 years
Who is our vice president?
Dick Cheney
What is another name for the legislative branch?
Congress
How many houses are there in the Congress? Name them.
2-
Senate
House of Representatives
Who many members of the Senate are there?
100- 2 from each state
Who are our senators?
Ted Kennedy
John Kerry
How long are Senator's terms?
6 years