THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA GOVERNMENT
Article 1, Section 1
“All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives.”
was originally intended to give state governments a voice in legislation and the administrative selection of Judges, Ambassadors and Cabinet Members. The 17th Amendment changed this.
Consists of Secretaries for 15 federal departments created by Congress, plus the Vice President. They assist and advise the President.
Article 3, Section 1
“The judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish.”
Article 2, Section 1
“The executive Power shall be vested in a President of the United States of America.”
Federal statutes are laws enacted by Congress with (sometimes without) the approval of the President. They come in 3 formats: (1) slip laws, (2) session laws, and (3) codes. >>>Click here for more
Federal Offices Selection & Duties
This branch executes and administer the laws of the United States. It can veto bills from Congress, but vetos can be overridden by a super majority vote.
gives the people a voice in legislation. It is where all spending bills must start. “All Bills for raising Revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives”
has final judicial power in Constitution questions, U.S. Laws, Treaties, and more. There are 11 District Courts where most cases are filed and tried.
Electing a President