amount of responsibility and power. Among the roles Rossiter describes are
Note: Different jobs that the president is expected to perform but are not in the Constitution.
over the federal bureaucracy and resist post-Watergate constraints on presidential power.
Note: Reagan administration resisted constraints on presidential power
through the apparently useless exercise of demanding a Bill of Rights.
Note: Crux of argument against vested clause is that no one raised objections to it during its ratification
day, and month after month, fundamental principles of the government." To
Note: Andrew Johnson was impeached for speaking out against Congress and attempting to rally the public.