Job Fair: Wanting to be President

By: Jonathan Borchardt, Logan Demko

Constitutional Requirements

  • 35 years of age
  • Resident in U.S. for 14 years
  • Natural born citizen

Salary, Benefits, Perks

  • Air Force One
  • White house staff
  • Recreation
  • Presidential car
  • $400,000 salary
  • $50,000 annual expense account
  • $100,000 non-taxable travel account
  • $19,000 for entertainment

Constitutional Powers

  • The constitution assigns the president the power to sign or veto legislation
  • Command armed forces
  • Convene or adjourn congress
  • Grant reprieves, and pardons

Which power is most important

  • The most important Presidential power depends on the situation of the task at hand