The Nuclear Football

January 29, 2021 USGOPO 0

Don’t Leave Home Without It. If you look closely at photographs of the president you’ll notice there is a leather satchel suitcase never more than […]

Best President in History?

January 28, 2021 USGOPO 0

C-SPAN tries to Answer. This C-Span survey summarizes the scores these presidential historians and biographers gave U.S. presidents. Notice that in addition to an overall ranking, presidents […]

Presidential Libraries

January 27, 2021 USGOPO 0

Standing and Online Museums. Once a president leaves office their memory and legacy lives on in the form of presidential libraries. Congress appropriates a set […]

Comforter-in-Chief

January 26, 2021 USGOPO 0

Grieving Nation Looks to President. One of the unofficial duties of the president is to serve as the ceremonial head of the government. Often time […]

Imperial Presidency?

January 25, 2021 USGOPO 0

FRQ #1, Concept Application.   The following is from a book excerpt on the presidency: “The imperial presidency, created by wars abroad, has made a […]