The

PRESIDENT

President: Donald J. Trump

Party: Republican

Campaign Slogan: Make America Great Again

Assumed Office: January 20, 2017

Born: June 14, 1946

Wife: Melania Trump

Religion: Presbytarian 

Description

  • Head of the Executive Branch: enforces laws.
  • Directs the various federal departments and offices.
  • Presidents can serve up to 2, 4-year terms.
  • The President is elected by the Electoral College.
  • Commander in Chief of the military.
  • Chief Diplomat.
  • Head of State.

Powers

  • Sign or veto bills.
  • Can fire any member of the military, Cabinet members, Ambasitors, and White House political staffers at will.
  • Appoints federal and Supreme court judges, Cabinet members, and Ambasitors.
  • Executive orders.
  • Makes treaties.
  • Commands the military.
  • Convene or adjourn Congress.
  • Issue pardons.
  • Creates then submits the federal budget to Congress.
  • Executive privilege.

Qualifications

  • Must be natural-born U.S. citizen.
  • They must be at least 35 years old.
  • Must have been a U.S. resident for at least 14 years.

About Us

Our mission is to create an easy way to learn about United States politics. Unfortunately, many citizens aren't informed about their own government, much less about the politics that take place within it. We strive to create a non-biased environment in which users can learn about the differences between the political parties and the way that the government functions. Additionally, we provide up-to-date information on who holds various offices in the United States based on party and ideology. We hope that you will use the information on this site to be an informed voter and active participant in this great nation.

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