Presentation on theme: "Chapter 15 section1: The Federal Bureaucracy"— Presentation transcript:
1 Chapter 15 section1: The Federal Bureaucracy Big idea: The federal bureaucracy, part of the executive branch, carries out most of the day to day work of the Federal Government
2 vocabulary Bureaucracy Bureaucrat Administration Staff agency Line agency
3 Notes List and describe the 3 featuresof the federal bureaucracy: What are the 3 main groups of agencies of the federal bureaucracy?Differentiate between each of the following:Agency, administration, commission, corporation, authority
4 Chapter 15 Section 2: The Executive Office of the President Big Idea: The Executive Office of the President includes both advisors and agencies that work closely with the President.
5 vocabulary Executive Office of the President Federal budget Fiscal yearDomestic affairs
6 notes Describe the duties of each of the following: White House Office National Security CouncilOffice of Homeland SecurityWhat other offices make up the Executive Office of the President?
7 Chapter 15 Section 3: The Executive Departments Big Idea: Fifteen executive departments, each headed by a Cabinet member, carry out most of the Federal Government’s work.
8 VocabularyExecutive departmentsSecretaryAttorney general
9 Notes What were the first executive departments? (there are 3): How are the members of the Cabinet Chosen?What is the role of cabinet members in Presidential decisions?List the 15 Executive departments and the year they were established:
10 Chapter 15 Section 4: Independent Agencies Big Idea: A number of independent agencies work outside the framework of the executive branch.