The Executive Branch

by Georgia and Shawan

Federal Executive Branch

  • With whom does the Executive power rest?
☀The President currently held by: Barack Obama


  • Function of the Executive Branch within the federal government?
☀To carry out and enforce laws
  • Roles/Jobs of the President?
☀To lead the country; Leader of federal government, commander-in-chief of U.S. Armed Forces, head of state

  • Major Departments that make up the President's Cabinet
☀Agriculture

☀Commerce

☀Defense

☀Education

☀Energy

Maryland State Executive Branch

  • With whom does the Executive power rest?
☀ Currently held by: Larry Hogan



  • What is the function of the Executive Branch within the state government?
☀Deals with Maryland General Assembly




  • Roles/jobs of the governor
☀Heads Executive Branch of Maryland


☀Commander-in-Chief of State National Guard Units



  • Major Departments that make up the Governor's Executive Council
☀Aging


☀Agriculture

☀Budget and Management

☀Disabilities

☀Human Resources

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