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  President of the United States - MSN Encarta
President of the United States, chief executive officer of the federal government, leader of the executive branch, and the commander in chief of the armed forces.
The president and vice president are the only government officials in the United States elected by and representing the entire nation.
Although the president shares power with Congress and the judiciary, he or she is the most powerful and important officeholder in the country.
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 Federal government of the United States - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
House and Senate proceedings under the Congressional Budget Office, the Office of Technology Assessment, all of which are arms of Congress.
The chief of state and President and George W. Bush and January 20, Constitution says, must "take care that the laws be faithfully executed." To carry out this responsibility, he presides over the executive branch of the federal government, a vast organization numbering about 4 million people, including 1 million active-duty military personnel.
The other courts, such as the United States district courts are the "trial courts" where cases are filed and decided.
www.objectsspace.com /encyclopedia/index.php/United_States_government   (819 words)

  
 President Encyclopedia Article @ NaturalResearch.org (Natural Research)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Under the French Third and the Fourth Republics, the "President of the Council" (of ministers) was the head of government, with the President of the Republic a largely symbolic figurehead.
The prime minister of the Irish Free State from 1922 to 1937 was titled President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State.
Though the president is to be chosen solely by a unanimous decision by the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the entire body of the church votes to sustain the President in this calling.
www.naturalresearch.org /encyclopedia/President   (1716 words)

  
 United States Department of Homeland Security - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is a Cabinet department of the Federal Government of the United States with the responsibility of protecting the territory of the United States from terrorist attack and responding to natural disasters.
The mission of the Office will be to develop and coordinate the implementation of a comprehensive national strategy to secure the United States from terrorist threats or attacks.
One of the first announcements that garnered widespread public attention to this campaign was one by Tom Ridge in which he stated that in the case of a chemical attack, citizens should use duct tape and plastic sheeting to build a homemade bunker, or "sheltering in place" [4] [5] to protect themselves.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Office_of_Homeland_Security   (1312 words)

  
 United States   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Puerto Rico and the Northern Marianas are commonwealths of the United States.
The social structure of the United States, a capitalist country, is highly stratified, with a large proportion of the wealth of the country controlled by a small fraction of the population which exerts disproportionate cultural and political influence.
The United States is also a great center of higher education, boasting more than 1,500 universities, colleges, and other institutions of higher learning, the top tier of which include schools considered the most prestigious and advanced in the world.
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 National Security Advisor (United States) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, commonly referred to as the National Security Advisor, serves as the chief advisor to the President of the United States on national security issues.
He or she serves on the National Security Council within the Executive Office of the President.
As such, he or she is not connected to the bureaucratic politics of the Departments of State and Defense, and is therefore able to offer independent advice.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_National_Security_Advisor   (272 words)

  
 Executive Office of the President of the United States - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Executive Office of the President (EOP) consists of the immediate staff of the President of the United States, as well as multiple levels of support staff reporting to the President.
The EOP was established by the United States Congress in 1939 after the Brownlow Committee recommended that such a support staff for the President be created.
Senior staff within the Executive Office of the President have the title "Assistant to the President".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Executive_Office_of_the_President_of_the_United_States   (712 words)

  
 NJ Office of the Attorney General - Department of Law & Public Safety - News Release
John Snow is the United States Secretary of the Treasury, and a member and chairman of the Committee on Foreign Investments in the United States (“CFIUS”).
John Marburger is the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy for the Executive Office of the President of the United States and a member of CFIUS.
To the extent the State lacks confidence in the FSO and his or her employer, the State’s ability to fulfill its obligation to ensure adequate security at the Port Newark is impaired.
www.state.nj.us /lps/newsreleases06/2006-comp-dubai.html   (2317 words)

  
 Executive Office of the President of the Unit... - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 Cabinet2
The highest-ranking member of the Executive Office of the President of the United States.
A body within the Executive Office of the President of the United States which is tasked with coordinating United States Federal agencies.
President of the Senate and a spokesperson for the administration's policy, as an adviser to the President, and as a symbol of American concern or support.
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 "United States Requests Dispute Panel in WTO Challenge to EU Biotech Moratorium," Economic Perspectives, September 2003
The United States, along with Canada and Argentina, initiated the case by requesting formal WTO consultations in May. Canada and Argentina are likewise requesting WTO panels to consider the EU moratorium.
The first step in a WTO dispute, which the United States, Canada and Argentina undertook in May, is to request consultations.
In the United States, 75 percent of soy, 34 percent of corn (maize) and 71 percent of cotton are biotech crops.
usinfo.state.gov /journals/ites/0903/ijee/biomoratorium.htm   (971 words)

  
 Advising the President: A Simulated Cabinet Meeting
You are a member to the President's Cabinet made up of the heads of the fourteen executive departments and the Ambassador to the United Nations.
To do a good job of achieving a favorable response from the President and his executive team, it will be important to investigate the current problems and concerns facing your department/post and select one that may have the President's interests at heart.
After all the cabinet members have made their reports and the President with the advice of his/her executive team has made the final decision, the class will critique the presentations as to which ones were most persuasive.
score.rims.k12.ca.us /activity/cabinet   (1030 words)

  
 NARA - Federal Register - Executive Orders
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:
There is established for the Office of Administration in the Executive Office of the President an official seal described as follows:
On a blue seal, the Arms of the United States proper above the inscription "OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATION," in gold raised letters, all within a white border edged gold and inscribed "EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES," in blue raised letters.
archives.gov /federal-register/codification/executive-order/12112.html   (179 words)

  
 ASU News > Biodesign Institute signs national policy expert to liaison office
Most recently, Levinson was with the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Executive Office of the President of the United States, where, since 1993, she was assistant director of life sciences.
In this capacity, she identified science and technology priorities, developed and advocated Administration objectives, and resolved policy issues in life sciences focusing on laboratory biosecurity, bioterrorism preparedness, biotechnology, biomedical research and technology development and transfer.
Levinson advanced to positions including deputy director of the NIH Office of Recombinant DNA and senior policy advisor in the Office of Technology Transfer.
www.asu.edu /news/stories/200511/20051129_levinson.htm   (423 words)

  
 Executive Office of the President of the United States
The Executive Office of the President consists of the immediate staff of the President of the United States.
In contrast to the agencies of the Federal government such as the United States Department of State, all of the people within the EOP serve with the President and when there is a new President, the entire office is reconstituted.
Within the Executive Office of the President, there are a number of bodies
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 Economic Report of the President: Main Page
The Economic Report of the President is an annual report written by the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.
The Economic Report of the President is transmitted to Congress no later than ten days after the submission of the Budget of the United States Government.
Economic Report of the President, 1960-1980 (FRASER): The Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research, or FRASER, is not an official version of the Economic Report of the President and GPO can not guarantee the authenticity or completeness of the data.
www.gpoaccess.gov /eop   (240 words)

  
 First Washington Realty, Inc. - Executive Profiles
Wolfe is the President and Chief Executive Officer of First Washington Realty, Inc. He was the co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Washington Realty Trust, Inc., a public company which traded on the New York Stock Exchange, prior to its sale and liquidation in February of 2001.
Wolfe served in the Executive Office of the President of the United States.
Schaaf is Senior Vice President of Marketing of First Washington Realty, Inc. She joined First Washington in 1990 and is responsible for corporate communications as well as the development, design and implementation of all marketing and promotional activities for First Washington’s retail properties.
www.firstwash.com /execprofiles.html   (1147 words)

  
 Ben's Guide (3-5): The President of the United States
The President is the head of the executive branch and plays a large role in making America’s laws.
The President and the Vice-President are the only officials chosen by the entire country.
The most one President can serve is two terms, for a total of eight years.
bensguide.gpo.gov /3-5/government/national/president.html   (383 words)

  
 Edwin Piñero, Federal Environmental Executive, travels to Lititz, Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The 1,300 foot restoration design includes a newly constructed channel that meanders gently through the park grounds, a floodplain excavated to an elevation closer to the normal water surface, the creation of wetland pockets along the length of the stream, and the installation of native-species trees, shrubs, and herbaceous plants throughout.
The CEQ, a watch group established within the Executive Office of the President of the United States as part of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, took note of the project a few months ago.
Present at the event was Federal Environmental Executive Edwin Piñero, also appointed by President bush, who delivered comments on behalf of the Administration recognizing and congratulating the partners.
www.ofee.gov /lititz.htm   (414 words)

  
 Ben's Guide (3-5): Branches of Government -- Executive Branch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The executive branch of Government makes sure that the laws of the United States are obeyed.
The President of the United States is the head of the executive branch of government.
President: Leader of the country and commands the military.
bensguide.gpo.gov /3-5/government/national/executive.html   (124 words)

  
 M.R.C. Greenwood , Provost and Senior Vice President - Academic Affairs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
She is a fellow and past president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and is a member of the board of directors of the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges (NASULGC).
She was Chairman of the National Research Council's Office of Science and Engineering Policy Advisory Board and now serves on its Policy and Global Affairs Committee.
From November 1993 to May 1995, Greenwood held an appointment as associate director for science at the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) in the Executive Office of the President of the United States.
www.ucop.edu /acadaff/bio.html   (555 words)

  
 Belo Names McCarthy Belo Senior Executive Vice President
McCarthy, 55, is currently executive vice president and a member of Belo's six-member management committee.
McCarthy was recently elected to the executive committee of the board of directors of the National Association of Broadcasters and was appointed by the NAB board to head a task force to facilitate the digital television transition in the United States.
Prior to Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, McCarthy worked for the Executive Office of the President of the United States as a speechwriter for Clay T. Whitehead, an assistant to President Nixon.
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 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COORDINATING COUNCIL of Monterey County POST OFFICE BOX 2851 SALINAS CA 93902   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Among his past accomplishments, he was Director of the Center for the Prevention of Community Violence and is an experienced educator and human services administrator.
Hoffman is the recipient of numerous awards and honors associated with his teaching and his efforts to prevent violence and resolve conflict creatively.
He received a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition from the Congress of the United States of America and a Special Recognition Award from the Executive Office of the President of the United States, Office of National Drug Control Policy.
www.co.monterey.ca.us /dvcc/7thAnnualoctober142005-biohoffman.htm   (276 words)

  
 Mar. 13, 1997-Vol28n24: Fast delivery from UB to the President of the U.S.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
13, 1997-Vol28n24: Fast delivery from UB to the President of the U.S. Fast delivery from UB to the President of the U.S. On Feb. 20, the University Libraries Interlibrary Loan Department received a rush request from the Executive Office of the President of the United States.
The request was for an article from a German criminal statistics journal held by only seven libraries in the U.S. The Executive Office of the President came to UB for fast document delivery service!
UB has, perhaps, a national reputation for FAST document delivery service, and collections which are the envy of the highest realms of influence.
www.buffalo.edu /reporter/vol28/vol28n24/note2.html   (250 words)

  
 David A. Walters
David A. Walters is the Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Economic Affairs and Chief Economist of the Office of the United States Trade Representative, Executive Office of the President of the United States, where he is responsible for trade and related economic analysis.
He has been at the Trade Representative's Office since 1979.
Walters holds degrees from Brown University, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva, Switzerland, where he taught economics.
www.itds.treas.gov /walters.html   (109 words)

  
 MSGI Appoints Former White House Official As Company President; Joseph C. Peters, Esq. to Spearhead Global Strategic ...
He then served in the Pennsylvania state prosecutor's office, the US Department of Justice and the Executive Office of the President of The United States.
He later served as a Chief Deputy Attorney General of the Organized Crime Section, and in 1989 was named the first Executive Deputy Attorney General of the newly created Drug Law Division.
Peters oversaw the activities of 56 operational drug task forces throughout the State, involving approximately 760 local police departments with 4,500 law enforcement officers.
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 The Presidential Oath of Office
The oath to be taken by the president on first entering office is specified in Article II, Section 1, of the Constitution:
I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States.
Article II - Article II Section 1 [The president; the executive power.—1.] The executive power shall be...
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0878064.html   (273 words)

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