The Supremes Greatest Hits Chapter 8 by Michael Trachtman

As the cases in Chapter 8 describe, the executive branch of our democracy has grown enormously over the years. The Presidency itself has also gained quite a bit of power. Draw on these cases and current events (the Trump or Obama presidencies, for instance) to make the case that either the Presidential powers today go too far, don’t go far enough or are just-right. Write three paragraphs for this response. You should include a recent news article or two in your response.