President Wanted!

By: Ken Beaty

Job Requirements

To become the President of the United States you must be thirty-five years of age and have lived withing the United States for fourteen years. Also you must be a "natural born Citizen" and could not have come to this country through the naturalization process.

Pay and Benefits

Pay:

As the President of the United States you will receive an annual salary of $400,00. You will also receive extra money for travel expenses and for keeping up his or her image as the President.


Benefits:

Like many jobs out their the President receives job benefits. As the President of the United States you will receive helicopters, airplanes, and a fleet of specialized vehicles for you to use at your discretion. You will also be given access to Camp David, the President's country residence located in Catoctin Mountain Park.

  • Chief Executive

- In charge of the US cabinet department, boss of 3 million federal workers, and can use an Executive Order (a rule or command that has the force of law without congresses approval)

  • Chief Diplomat

- Directs foreign policy, and can put in place an Executive Agreement (like a treaty without congresses approval).

  • Party Leader

- Viewed as the leader of their party and selects the national chairperson.

  • Commander in Chief

- In charge of the armed forces and is the only person that can put troops on the ground.

  • Head of State

- Ceremonial role of the president and is considered as the living symbol of the United States.

  • Economic Leader

- Deals with unemployment rates, inflation, and high taxes. As the Economic Leader you will also plan the federal governments budget.

  • Legislative Leader

- Must sign bills in-order for them to become law. Also you create a legislative agenda which you give to congress in the annual state of the union address.