Discuss Article II of the Constitution as it relates to the executive branch, including eligibility for office and length of term, election to and removal from office, the oath of office, and the enumerated executive powers.

Power of Presidency (Vietnam)

How did the President’s war-making powers evolve over the course of the Vietnam War? Download Lesson: Power of Presidency (Vietnam)

This lesson focuses on the war-making powers of the Presidency, with a specific focus on the Vietnam War. Students will first review the President’s Commander in Chief powers outlined in the Constitution.