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 […]

Authorization to Use Force

January 22, 2021 USGOPO 0

Waging War Without Declaring War. The Authorization to Use Military Force Act was passed shortly after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Resolution […]

Presidential Communication

January 20, 2021 USGOPO 0

Pictures or no pictures? President Obama’s former White House Press secretary fielded questions and concerns a few years ago about the no-photo policy during a […]

Presidential Pardons

January 19, 2021 USGOPO 0

Excusing Federal Convicts. The Constitution gives the president the power to pardon criminals who committed crimes against the United States, so only federal crimes. This […]

Do We Need a President?

January 13, 2021 USGOPO 0

Too Much Emphasis on the President? Below is a video called “America From Scratch” from PBS Studios. Each clip looks at how we might redo […]