The U.S. executive branch’s main purpose is to implement and enforce laws; the executive branch consists of the president, vice president and the president’s cabinet. Other departm...
the branch of government charged with the execution and enforcement of laws and policies and the administration of public affairs; the executive
The executive branch is the part of the government that has its authority and
responsibility for the daily administration of the state. The executive branch
The president is the commander-in-chief of the U.S. Armed Forces and is essentially the leader of the country. As such, he must deliver a State of the Union address to Congress once each year; may recommend legislation to Congress; may convene Congress; has the power t... More »
From the President, to the Vice President, to the Cabinet, learn more about the
Executive Branch of the U.S. government.
Learn more about the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the U.S.
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Introduction to the Executive Branch. Learn about the executive branch of the
United States Government. Topics include the American president, the
Kids learn about the Executive Branch of the United States Government. The
President, cabinet, and Office.