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Chapter 7 vocab


electorial college people named by each state to elect the president and vice president
elector person appointed to vote in presidential elections for major candidates
executive order rule or command that has the force of law
pardon forgivness and freedom from punishment
reprieve order to delay a persons punishment until a higher court can hear the case
amnesty a pardon to a group
foreign policy overall plan with dealing with another nation
national security ability to keep out country safe
treaty a formal agreement between the governments of two or more countries
executive agreement agreement between the president and the leader of another country
ambassador representative of a country
trade sanction effort to punish another country by impossing trade barriers
embargo agreement among nations that prohibits trade with a target nation
cabinet advisors of the president
federal bureaucracy collective agencies and emplyees of the executive branch
independant agencies federal bourd or commission that is not part of any cabinet
governenment corporations buissness owned and runned by the government
political apointee a person apointed to a political posision
civil service worker person hired into a government position
Created by: maxfuentes