1/12/12 Executive Authority

DQ: How should executive power be allocated? What is the appropriate level of executive power?

In Class:

1. PBS Newshour segment discussing Awlaki’s death

2. Obama’s speech regarding Cleric al-Awlaki’s Death… Is ‘Major Blow’ to al-Qaida

3. We’ll be reading the article “In GOP field, Broad View of Presidential power Prevails.”

4. We’ll also look at candidates’ specific comments on a range of controversial issues surrounding executive power.

Homework:

Check reading guide in Course docs.

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