How presidency changes

  • Weak Presidency

    Presidents didn't have very much power or a lot of say in the things that happened to the country. The people had most of the power at this time.
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  • Presidntial Succession Act

    This act stated who would take overif the president dies.
  • More Power

    When Theodore Roosevelt became president, he increased his power and uses the "bully pulpit". This increases executive powers.
  • 22nd Amendment Ratified

    Now the president is only limited to two terms in office.
  • War Powers Act

    The passing of this act restrained the presidents ability to send troops overseas.
  • More Power

    President Obama has increased the power of his presidency at a fast pace since he has been in office.