Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The History of Executive Orders

The History of Executive Orders

Hamline University political science professor David Schultz talked the types of executive orders, the history of executive orders and how the use of executive orders have increased the strength of the presidency.

Description

Hamline University political science professor David Schultz talked the types of executive orders, the history of executive orders and how the use of executive orders have increased the strength of the presidency.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Describe the type of executive orders that presidents relating to the inherent under Article II of the Constitution.
  • Describe the type of executive orders that increased in use after the New Deal.
  • Why do presidents often use executive orders?
  • How can executive orders reduce the authority of Congress?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Delegation
    • Discretionary
    • Executive Agency
    • Executive Orders
    • Inherent Power
    • New Deal

    Topics

    Executive Branch

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity