The

PRESIDENT

President: Joseph R. Biden Jr.

Party: Democratic

Campaign Slogan: Battle for the Soul of the Nation

Assumed Office: January 20, 2021

Born: November 20, 1942

Wife: Jill Biden

Religion: Roman Catholic

Description

  • Head of the Executive Branch: enforces laws.
  • Directs the various federal departments and offices.
  • Serves up to 2, 4-year terms.
  • Elected by the Electoral College.
  • Commander in Chief of the military.
  • Chief Diplomat.
  • Head of State.

Powers

  • Sign or veto bills.
  • Fire any member of the military, Cabinet members, Ambasitors, and White House political staffers at will.
  • Appoint federal and Supreme court judges, Cabinet members, and Ambassadors.
  • Sign executive orders.
  • Make treaties.
  • Command the military.
  • Convene or adjourn Congress.
  • Issue pardons.
  • Create then submit the federal budget to Congress.
  • Executive privilege.

Qualifications

  • Natural-born U.S. citizen.
  • At least 35 years old.
  • U.S. resident for at least 14 years.