This assignment will be comprised of five short response/essay questions. The questions are designed to draw out ideas and concepts from this week’s reading. Please be thorough, but efficient, in your responses.
Short Response Questions:
Please summarize how the the President fulfills the role as administrator for the federal government.
Please explain how the President functionally serves as the diplomatic face of the nation.
Please describe the President’s power, and limitation, in making treaties.
Please explain the President’s authority, and limitations, in appointing executive officers.
Please distinguish between the various applications of the presidential immunity doctrine.