Search For New President!

Wanted: Man or woman for top government position!

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Requirements

Must be:

  • At least 35 years of age
  • Native-born in the United States
  • Have lived in America for 14 years or more

Duties, Roles, Responsibilities

Chief Diplomat
  • Direct foreign policy
  • Make Executive Agreements: agreements with foreign leaders that are not approved by congress

Party Leader

  • Serve as the leader of their political party
  • Select the party's national chairperson
  • Help their party raise money and funds

Chief Executive

  • In charge of 15 cabinet departments
  • Can issue executive orders (rules/commands that have the force of law but do not have to be approved by congress)

Commander-In-Chief

  • In charge of all military forces
  • Order American Soldiers into Battle

Legislative Leader

  • Sign bills into the law
  • Conduct a legislative program- give the legislative agenda to Congress in the annual State of Union address

Head of State

  • Ceremonial role in representing the US at special occasions and ceremonies
  • Act as a living symbol

Economic Leader

  • Deal with several economic issues (ie. unemployment rates, inflation, high taxes)
  • Plan the federal government's budget every year
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Compensation and Benefits

  • You will be paid $400,000 annually!
  • Plus, extra money for expenses and travel!
  • Other special benefits include access to vacation resort Camp David, and a fleet of special cars, helicopters, and airplanes!