3 branches - legislative, executive, judicial
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