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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

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This week Craig looks at the expressed powers of the President of the United States – that is the ones you can find in the Constitution. From appointing judges and granting pardons, to vetoing laws and acting as the nation’s chief diplomat on foreign policy, the Commander in Chief is a pretty powerful person, but actually not as powerful as you might think. The Constitution also limits presidential powers to maintain balance among the three branches of government. Next week we’ll talk about the president’s powers NOT mentioned in the Constitution – implied powers.

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19 Comments

  1. Robbe Demey says:

    Can someone explain why the symbol of fascism is on that wall on 4:47?

  2. xxcrysad3000xx says:

    Justice Scalia was NOT a strict constructionist.

  3. Joe Blow says:

    A president only has to be a naturalized citizen not necessarily born in the US or a US territory.

  4. ToxicDubZ says:

    Crash Course Star Wars

  5. Will Way says:

    Tech has evolved, but the Constitution is still just as relevant as it always was, ensuring a framework that keeps us a free society

  6. Kamillanine says:

    Craig is awesome!!

  7. Solidus327 says:

    Is this Radioactive coffee ?

  8. Peter Bob says:

    I'm really tired of you punching the eagle EVERY SINGLE VIDEO #GG

  9. Todd Stilwell says:

    President Madison also rallied and directed the troops during the evacuation of Washington, DC and our subsequent counterattack during the War of 1812.

  10. Legend of a Reverse Cowgirl says:

    Trump needs to watch Crash Course to do his job…

  11. Lane Frailey says:

    Hey slick , stop punching the Eagle. Not cool.

  12. Gabriel Gonzalez says:

    2:26 You need to add Hillary Clinton

  13. Lornia Novus says:

    Why am I even here goddammit hamilton

  14. AnselAlly says:

    I come here in fear of Trump's presidency .

  15. lonapolonapolo says:

    Could have Obama not gone into wars?

  16. akshiv gulati says:

    I don't get how the framers thought having an omnipotent leader was too powerful when they created an omnipotent congress which elects presidents based on attitudinal views

  17. MicrosoftCPU3 says:

    Google " Define: Hillary Clinton – a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular desires and prejudices rather than by using rational argument."

    Hillary Won the Popular Vote 2:17 Framers of the Constitution got it Right "safe guard against the people electing Scary demagogue"

  18. Mad Hatter says:

    Hmm final trump has this much power

    "Slowly looks at nuse"

  19. Luís Leão Quartin says:

    Well, glad the electoral college worked in 2016. Trump will totally not be one of the worst presidents ever

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