Tornado outbreak is possibly the deadliest in 37 years
How will the Federal Government React? Bully Pulpit/ Policy Agenda National Disaster Area Chief of State FEMA/ Dept. of Health and Human Services Federal Troops Allocation of Funds Governor Talk w/ POTUS State National Guard Disaster Area Police, Fire, EMS Schools Closed
Formal What are the Formal Powers Possessed by Each of the Branches?
Informal What are the Informal Powers Possessed by Each of the Branches?
The Modern Presidency (Formal Powers) Commander in Chief Treaties (w/ Senate) Nominations (w/ Senate) Veto/ Veto Message Pocket Veto/ Grant Pardons Recess Appointments
The Modern Presidency (Formal Powers) Take care that the laws are faithfully executed.
The Modern Presidency (Informal Powers) The Bully Pulpit Signing Statements Executive Privilege Executive Orders Executive Agreement Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Presidential Persuasion Honeymoon Period FDRs 100 Days Three Audiences D.C. Politicians Party Folks Grassroots Folks