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Executive Vocab

Terms

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persona non grata
A diplomat not welcome in another country.
Diplomat
A person in another country representing the leader of their own nation in dealing in that other country.
Executive Order
a directive from the president that has the power of law.
Treaty
A formal agreement made between two soverign nations.
Cabinet
The officials that help the president carry out his job.
Bureaucracy
Rule of bureaus and agencies.
Ambassador
The person in charge of all the diplomats in another country.
Recognition
When the president receives the diplomatic representatives of another nation.
Embassy
The headquarters for an embassador and the diplomats of a country.
Pardon
Enables the president to release a person from punishment or legal consequences of a crime.
Veto
The presidential power of saying no to a proposed law.
The Media
The collective term or name for the press, radio, and television.
Commander-in-Chief
The role the president assumes when he carries out the strategy of a war.
Reprieve
An official postponement by the president of the execution of a sentence in a federal crime.
Budget
A financial document that is the estimate of the income and expenses of the country in a given year.
Commutation
Allows the president to decrease or lessen the punishment of a federal crime
Executive Agreement
An agreement made between the president and a leader of another nation.
Amnesty
A general pardon issued to a group of law breakers.

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