The Executive Branch

The President

What are the responsibilities of the Executive Branch

The Presidency is one third of the organization of our government. The Office of the President has many responsibilities and is part of the checks and balances of government. The information in this site is succinct and well organized. Pay attention and takes notes as suggested.

Executive Powers

The Executive Powers have expanded over time. This video entitled the Executive Powers analyzes and explains these powers. Take notes as needed.

The President's Cabinet

There are 15 Executive Departments in the Executive Cabinet. The number of departments has grown over time and they are subject to change. Go to What is the President's Cabinet and learn more.