The people who make up the modern president’s cabinet are the heads of the major federal departments and ________.
- must be confirmed by the Senate
- once in office are subject to dismissal by the Senate
- serve two-year terms
- are selected base on the rules of patronage
A very challenging job for new presidents is to ______.
- move into the White House
- prepare and deliver their first State of the Union address
- nominate and gain confirmation for their cabinet and hundreds of other officials
- prepare their first executive budget
How do presidents work to fulfill their campaign promises once in office?