3 branches - legislative, executive, judicial

(federal)

legislative - congress - house reps - senate

executive - president, vice president, cabinet, bureaucracy, EOP

judicial - judges - chief justice - US supreme court - 9 members

 

appendix 22 - presidents and parties

most presidents following lincoln are repub.

GOP - grand old party (repub party of lincoln)

lincoln - civil war - north vs south - ended in 1865 - lincoln dies

FDR - WW2 - died 1945 - truman (vice) next - democrat - New Deal

washington - party - federalist - american revolution

revolution - against britain - king george III - started 1776 ends in 1789

declariation on independence starts war.

ww2 - last declared war

nixon - only president to resign because he was going to be impeached

United States vs. nixon - watergate scandal