President Ronald Reagan announced the U.S. invasion of Grenada. He explained who is participated in the invasion and why the invasion was necessary.
The President of the United States has several different roles he performs that assist him in exercising the powers of the presidency. Chief Executive is when the president issues executive orders, oversees his cabinet secretaries and the running of the departments and agencies within the executive branch. As Chief of Party, the president supports candidates running for office that are part of his political party and is the primary fundraising force for that party. The president is in charge of our nation's armed forces, he serves as the Commander-in-Chief. The Commander-in-Chief is responsible for protecting and defending the United States and its citizens.