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Limits of Presidential Power

Grade Range: 6-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 9/8/2008

Students will explore the importance of the system of checks and balances, Congress, the Supreme Court, impeachment, public opinion and the press in restricting the power of the president in this section of the online exhibition The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden.


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