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Leader For A Nation

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Summary

  • The ability of a president to reach his goals is determined by the relationship he develops with Congress. Explore the leadership strengths and weaknesses of recent presidents, and observe the delicate balance of power between the President and Congress.

Notes

  • Originally released by INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm), 2002.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on April 18, 2015.
  • Streaming video file.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • The Qualities of an Effective President (7:26) -- The President's Relationship with Congress (6:41) -- How Congress Curbs Presidential Powers (3:42) -- The President Influences Public Opinion (4:34) -- How the President Shares Legislative Powers (4:16)
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