President of The United States

Help wanted at the White House

Job Role

The POTUS enforces laws, treaties, court rulings, prepares the national budget, and approves or vetoes acts of Congress and grants pardons.


Must have lived in the United States for 14 years
Must be a natural born citizen
Must be at least 35 years old (This is relatively young today, but at the time of our founders life expectancy was 45-55 years.)

Necessary Skills

They have to have leadership and communication skills, as well as being able to lead a country and dealing with a lot of stress from political issues. They also have to have a vision.


$400,000 salary
$50,000/year expense account
$100,000/year travel expenses
The White House
Secret Service Protection (for life for the President and immediate family)
Camp David (a retreat that many President’s use as vacation or to meet with other heads of state)
Air Force One personal airplane
Personal Staff of 400-500
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