This is a close look at Article II of the United States Constitution. The top of the page is selected portions of the Article. The bottom of the page is a list of the privileges, powers, and limitations of the president. Read through the parts of Article II. Then, lead a class discussion on the characteristics we look for in a president. Questions to ask include:
What kind of qualifications should a person have to fulfill these duties? to use these powers?
What kind of qualifications should a person have to enjoy but not abuse these privileges?