executive power



Authority to enforce orders and to ensure they are carried out as intended.

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  • When you are the one with executive power you will have to make all of the tough decisions and hope they go right.

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  • The executive power of the president was valuable as he agreed with us in this controversial matter so we got our way.

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  • The president demonstrated his executive power by pulling the troops out of the war zone and back home where they belong.

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