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The executive departments of the United States at Washington

by Webster Elmes

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Published by W. H. & O. H. Morrison in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsJK421 .E5 1879a
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p.
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Open LibraryOL24343500M
LC Control Number16018128

The first three departments of the executive branch (State, Treasury, and War) were created by the First Congress during the Presidency of George Washington. There are currently 15 cabinet. In Washington, D.C., the Executive Office of the President (EOP) consists of the core White House staff plus several small agencies that are either very political, very powerful, or both. The EOP is headed by the White House Chief of Staff and assists the President in the conception, implementation, and communication of his policies. The [ ].

  The executive branch of our federal government enforces the law of the land. It consists of the. President; Vice President 15 Departments (together make the "Presidential Cabinet") and a number of: Independent and quasi-official agencies. --Ben's Guide to U.S. Government. The Executive Department of the United States consists of the President and all those who report to him. This includes the Vice-President, all Cabinet Secretaries, all employees of Cabinet.

U.S. Department of State, Foreign Relations of the United States, , Vol. XXXII, SALT I, (Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, ), Known Issues Issue: FRUS ebook footnote behavior on Kindle devices and the Kindle app. Somebody who opposed the Constitution of the United States and the idea of a strong national government. A group of advisors chosen by the head of a nation to help in government. The group of people chosen by the voters to elect a president and Vice president of the United States. Members of the electoral college.


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The Executive Departments of the United States at Washington [Electronic Resource]: A Comprehensive View of the Powers, Functions, and Duties of the Heads of Departments, Bureaus, and Divisions at Washington, As Prescribed by Law and Regulations, Togethe by Webster Elmes (Trade Cloth) Be the first to write a review About this product.

The executive departments of the United States at Washington: a comprehensive view of the powers, functions, and duties of the heads of departments, bureaus, and divisions at Washington, as prescribed by law and regulations, together with a description in detail of the organization of each: also a sketch in detail of their practical operations in the transaction of public affairs and of business with the people.

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