Presentation on theme: "US Government 101. Articles of Confederation What type of government has a loose association of states held together by a weak central government? What."— Presentation transcript:
Executive Branch: the president, vice-president, members of the cabinet, and law officials Main Duties: 1.Commander – in – Chief 2.Makes Treaties 3.Appoints Federal Judges and Ambassadors 4.Can veto (reject) bills 5.State of the Union Addresses 6.Pardon criminals
Legislative Branch: the house of representatives and the Senate Main Duties: 1.Ratify treaties 2.Appropriate monies and approve the fed budget 3.Declare war 4.Impeach executive/judicial branch members 5.Make laws
Which house of congress is based on state populations?