This blue wool coat is part of a suit of regimentals made for George Washington in 1789.
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.