Tag: president

118 Why does the pardon of Arpaio show contempt for the rule of law? 2017-08-28T23:49:03.227

84 How does Donald Trump Jr. benefit from releasing the e-mails he released? 2017-07-12T07:23:52.743

70 Can a person refuse a presidential pardon? 2019-02-28T01:53:20.427

65 Why is there no process in the United States to remove and re-elect the President? 2018-07-17T12:07:34.427

61 Have any other US presidents used that tiny table? 2020-11-28T10:13:48.030

60 Why is "president for life" in China such a big deal? 2018-03-12T20:20:41.657

58 Why don't US presidents run in other elections after their term ends? 2017-05-09T13:00:33.590

57 Why is it a problem for Trump Jr to have met with Russians? 2017-07-13T17:41:33.273

55 Could Donald Trump reverse Chelsea Manning's commutation? 2017-01-17T22:26:31.423

54 What does the POTUS do, exactly? 2016-07-25T13:56:51.077

50 Is there a legal way that can be used to force the President of United States undergo a mental health examination? 2017-02-28T08:43:40.517

50 How is Juan Guaido able to claim the Presidency of Venezuela without an election? 2019-01-29T17:05:54.023

47 Why didn't Trump veto H.R. 3364 since he considers it "significantly flawed" with "clearly unconstitutional provisions"? 2017-08-03T03:48:55.890

47 What is the point of the president visiting regions struck by hurricane? 2017-08-30T17:33:11.363

46 During the COVID-19 pandemic, why is it claimed that the US President is making a trade-off of human lives for the economy? 2020-03-28T15:45:48.293

45 Can a US president have someone sent to prison? 2019-06-21T20:26:20.437

44 Can the president of the United States be guilty of insider trading? 2019-05-07T15:07:59.937

44 Can only rich people become president of the US? 2019-10-20T07:04:31.827

43 Why does US tend to have rather old leaders (> 60) while more and more European countries have young ones (<40)? 2020-01-21T07:37:30.993

42 Does the Constitution allow a woman to be President of the United States? 2020-08-30T17:08:22.523

41 What could the US federal government do to reform the police? 2020-08-30T08:16:16.660

39 What was Eisenhower's warning about? 2018-05-22T14:05:48.750

39 Why do presidential pardons exist in a country having a clear separation of powers? 2019-08-29T12:33:42.603

39 What officially disallows US presidents from driving? 2019-09-10T22:33:45.477

39 Isn't any conversation with the US president quid-pro-quo? 2019-11-14T23:06:25.433

38 Can the current President of the United States block the transfer of their office to the next elected president? 2016-07-23T16:06:04.050

38 Has a POTUS ever been called for jury duty? 2017-03-02T17:29:07.880

38 How powerful is the Brazilian presidency? 2018-10-29T12:37:54.547

38 Is there precedent or are there procedures for a US president refusing to concede to an electoral defeat? 2019-05-03T12:58:23.150

36 Why would the President not just fire the Attorney General? 2018-11-08T20:43:47.523

35 Why, in the US, are politicians tried by other politicians? 2019-11-21T19:39:29.447

34 Could Snowden (in theory) be pardoned by the US president? 2017-01-18T02:05:40.903

34 Can the US president unilaterally hurt Congress members financially? 2017-07-29T23:15:15.213

34 Is there a legal way for US presidents to extend their terms beyond two terms of four years? 2019-06-24T15:28:31.777

34 Can the President be impeached twice? 2019-12-12T21:34:39.400

34 Could the US military legally refuse to follow a legal, but unethical order? 2021-01-09T01:03:12.973

33 What if the US President is presumed dead, the line of succession kicks in, but it turns out the original President was actually alive? 2020-08-24T03:01:11.287

33 If a prisoner runs for President -- and wins, do they stay in prison while elected? 2020-09-01T19:29:46.680

33 Seal in the "Office of the Former President" 2021-01-27T05:17:58.320

32 Why have US Presidents not been given the power of line item vetoes? 2017-10-04T18:23:33.590

32 Can the Speaker of the House of Representatives disinvite the President to the State of the Union address? 2019-01-16T19:51:57.857

32 Can Congress end the government shutdown without the President's agreement? 2019-01-17T16:42:44.917

31 What is the difference between parliamentary and presidential governments? 2012-12-05T01:56:15.597

31 Are the US President's phone calls recorded? 2017-02-04T17:10:31.707

31 What checks exist against overuse of presidential pardons in the USA? 2019-08-28T15:27:04.283

31 Why is the minimum age to be U.S. president still fairly high at 35? 2020-02-07T09:22:23.957

30 Can the president appoint him- or herself to the Supreme Court? 2017-02-22T14:24:23.420

30 Why do we hear so little about the German President? 2017-06-05T18:48:18.830

30 If a president is impeached and removed from power, do they lose all benefits usually afforded to presidents when they leave office? 2021-01-09T16:01:19.273

29 Who was the last US President to oversee a reduction in debt? 2012-12-04T23:10:02.983

29 What is the difference between the Chancellor and the President of Germany? 2014-03-09T23:06:17.137

28 Can the POTUS perform a mass-pardon for those who meet certain criteria? 2017-06-04T17:42:13.280

28 Can a President mandate Upvotes? 2017-11-09T13:02:45.160

28 What can be done about a US president who refuses to co-operate with an impeachment panel? 2019-10-08T17:21:34.887

28 Can Vice President Pence be impeached before President Trump? 2019-11-21T05:12:49.570

27 Is the President of the United States obliged to answer questions in press conferences? 2020-04-17T03:17:35.953

27 What powers does a US president have between the end of an election and the inauguration of the next president? 2020-06-19T13:43:45.410

26 Legally speaking in the United States, could a former president be vice president? 2018-12-19T22:14:29.287

26 Why is Hunter Biden's testimony in the impeachment trial relevant? 2020-01-30T19:54:49.340

25 How can Erdo─čan stay in office until 2029? 2017-04-18T06:43:50.727

25 Who can fire the special counsel appointed by the Justice Department? 2017-06-13T16:08:14.873

25 How quickly could a motion be passed to alter minimum age for POTUS? 2019-02-18T13:50:24.240

25 Do former US presidents have the right to receive daily CIA briefings? 2020-01-20T11:59:13.167

25 Is the US President prohibited from receiving clothing as a gift? Why or why not? 2020-08-18T08:25:07.987

24 When and why did the American Republican Party become widely supported in the South? 2016-03-01T13:17:36.987

24 Why are lawsuits between the President and Congress not automatically sent to the Supreme Court 2019-05-14T18:01:39.707

24 Has a sitting US president ever been denied their party's nomination for a second term? 2020-03-08T09:59:33.643

23 Can a United States President issue a self-pardon? 2016-10-25T02:45:38.473

23 What would happen if vote tallies were discovered to be changed? 2017-03-22T14:37:53.230

23 Can a US President and Vice President both be impeached in one process? 2017-05-23T17:57:15.233

23 Are there any specific reasons why President Trump has suggested that his supporters illegally vote twice in North Carolina? 2020-09-03T12:44:04.407

23 Can an exiting US president curtail access to Air Force One from the new president? 2021-01-07T20:52:42.697

22 Has any US President-Elect ever failed to take office? 2016-10-20T11:58:54.667

22 What gives the U.S. president the legal authority to raise tariffs? 2018-03-08T21:10:28.190

22 What are the requirements for receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom? 2020-02-07T02:02:07.683

22 Can a US president give preemptive pardons? 2020-12-02T14:18:32.457

21 What happens if the President of the United States is deemed a risk to US national security? 2017-05-16T15:14:16.443

21 What happens if all of the Supreme Court seats are empty and the President fails to appoint anyone? 2017-08-01T04:43:22.920

21 Is there any time limit that the President has to obey when speaking of signing a law? 2017-08-02T13:21:11.750

21 Can the President of the US limit First Amendment rights? 2019-09-24T14:58:31.750

21 Does the House Resolution about the Impeachment Inquiry change anything? 2019-10-31T19:38:09.013

21 Was Nixon right, and if so, to what degree was he right, when he said that "... but when the president does it, that means that it is not illegal."? 2019-11-22T10:46:07.677

21 Can a President be impeached after leaving office? 2021-01-07T02:58:15.840

20 Could the US President and Vice President pull off a swap? 2015-02-27T07:56:00.543

20 Is Bill Clinton eligible to become Vice President? 2016-01-29T17:58:11.160

20 Tie breaking in general election for president in U.S 2016-07-21T19:00:15.030

20 Can the Supreme Court overturn an impeachment? 2019-03-24T06:51:22.310

20 Could a US citizen born through "birth tourism" become President? 2019-07-18T21:03:24.457

20 Does the signing statement made by President Trump nullify the oversight provisions of the CARES Act? 2020-04-02T08:32:45.350

20 Doesn't the 22nd amendment prevent Donald Trump from running for president again in 2024? 2020-11-14T15:03:54.340

19 What is with the speech audience? 2016-11-07T19:12:21.517

19 What happens after impeachment? 2017-01-11T09:35:03.407

19 Is there anything that functionally prevents a US President from switching parties? 2017-03-06T15:30:06.667

19 What happens if President Trump has been found to be colluding with Russia? 2017-03-20T21:08:33.357

19 Can the U.S. president make military decisions without consulting anyone? 2019-09-18T20:14:02.467

19 Did past presidential impeachment inquiries have basic defendant's rights? 2019-10-08T23:49:16.887

19 Does removing the US president from office through impeachment affect the validity of the decisions they made? 2019-12-10T08:46:48.067

19 What determines who gets to stay in the Presidential Townhouse / Trowbridge House? 2021-01-19T06:18:18.430

18 When does the US president have to be 35 year old? 2016-02-19T19:45:22.943