You must answer question 1 and either questions 2 or 3. They are to be double spaced, within margins, and each question should not exceed one Word page. (Two essays=2 Word pages). 10-pnt font size is permissible. I will NOT read anything in the margins or past page 2 in the interests of fairness.
1. Looking back on the Trump presidency so far, what norms or presidential rules of presidential action vis a vie Congress, the judiciary, the White House, or the media, has he followed or not? Please provide at least one example to support each area of attention. THIS QUESTION IS MANDATORY.
ANSWER ONE OF THE FOLLOWING. MAKE SURE THAT YOU DO NOT USE ANY OF THE SAME EXAMPLES IN ANSWERING YOUR TWO QUESTIONS.
2. Consider the topic of the “American Politics in Comparative Perspective” in Chapter 2. Name two items in the current Constitution (excluding any amendments) that would be the most controversial. Why?
3. We have talked a lot about hurricanes so far this semester. Explain how they illustrate the unique nature of the federal system created by the Framers.