POTUS & Pros and Cons of the Unitary Executive Theory Assignment

POTUS & Pros and Cons of the Unitary Executive Theory Assignment

How much power is too much power? Conduct research (using scholarly sources) to engage the following prompts about Unitary Executive Theory (UET).

Prompts:

  • What are the pros and cons of this idea?
  • Do you support this theory and its propositions?
  • Citing current events (past 5 years), identify how this theory could be useful and/or dangerous to the existing powers granted to the President of the United States (POTUS).

Remember:

The research criteria is 2-3 scholarly sources (articles from peer-reviewed academic journals), plus supplemental sources (from credible outlets) for current events. Always identify your sources with both in the body of the text and with a formal citation at the end of your posting. The minimum writing requirement must be met and exceeded using your own words (do not include cited information in your word count).

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