The Role Of President Barack Obama

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President Barack Obama is the President of the United States. As the President has many duties he has to perform. One of the duties he has to perform is appointing staff members, the cabinet, and several other officials. In Article Two, Section Two of the Constitution it states that the President of the United States has a right to appoint officials. The Chief of Staff is Denis McDonough. As the Chief of Staff McDonough has to supervise the staff of the White House, control who is near the President, and in the Oval Office. He manages the communications, and consult with Congress. Before being the Chief of Staff, Denis McDonough was the Deputy of National Security Advisor. McDonough was part of the White House Situation during the operation …show more content…
President Obama also used Joe Bidens strategy on how to deal with Afghanistan. He led the Senate to approve the START Treaty. Joe Biden also helped pass the Tax Relief , Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act in 2010. The Department of State is John Kerry. The Department of Treasury is Secretary Jack Lew. The Department of Defense is Chuck Hagel. The Department of Justice is Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr. The Department of the Interior is Sally Jewell. The Department of Agriculture is Thomas J. Vilsack. The Department of Commerce is Penny Pritzker.The Department of Labor Thomas is E. …show more content…
The Ambassadors represent President Obama in their foreign countries. They protect their nation, welcome visitors,, organize visits to other countries, and resolving conflict. The Ambassadors also make sure that United States Citizens have the right to the attorney, and fair treatment if they are arrested. Ambassadors also advocate for their country, and their needs. President Obama’s relationship with the Ambassadors helps the U.S.A’s relationships with foreign countries. For example, if President Obama has a good relationship with Jane D. Hartley, the U.S.A’s will most likely have a good relationship with France. Jane Hartley is the Ambassador for

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