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1. Choose only ONE of the three examples below and explain fully in your answer one example where the president used his powers to check the SC or Congress. Be sure to include why the president chose to do that method (up to 10 pts.). Only 5pts. will be given if you do not fully explain why the president did what he did

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The executive branch can affect the interpretation of the Constitution as well. The President of the United States checks the Supreme Court in that the president can:

1. Refuse to enforce a decision of the Court – In your own words write a paragraph as to the president who refused and why. Include the URL where you found the information. NO Wikipedia or editorials.

2. The president can veto legislation passed by Congress – use the Presidents and the Veto Power Handout attached to help you out. In your own words write a paragraph as to the president who vetoed a bill and why. Include the URL where you found the information. NO Wikipedia or editorials.

3. Executive agreements are international agreements between the president and other nations that do not require the approval of the Senate – look up one executive agreement and write in your own words a paragraph as to the president who signed it, with whom, and why. Include the URL where you found the information. NO Wikipedia or editorials.