answersLogoWhite
Politics and Government
US Presidents
US Constitution
Federal Laws

What is the Executive Branch?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2012-09-23 19:17:17

The executive branch of the United States government is the branch that is responsible for carrying out the laws and performing all government services not directly related to Congress or the federal court system. Defense, tax collection,social services, agricultural services, the FBI,support for business, controls on banks and financial markets, navigation, drug enforcement, meat inspection,the FCC,the FDA, the NHI, the FAA, NASA, the NSF, the US embassies all over the world, etc are all part of this branch.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

Who leads the executive branch?

The President is the head of the executive branch and IS the executive branch. This is why when he gives an order, it is called an executive order.


What branch is in charge of the executive branch?

the president is in charge of the executive branch


Executive branch check on the legislative branch?

executive branch check on the lehislative branch


Is the FBI a executive or legislative branch?

the answer is the executive branch.


What are the requirements for The Executive Branch?

what are the requirements for the executive branch


Who is in change of the executive branch?

who is the change of the executive branch


What executive branch do?

The executive branch carries out the laws.


Who is in the executive branch?

President is the head of the executive branch.


How does the executive branch influence the judicial branch?

The executive branch appoints judges


Which branch of government can call a special session?

The Executive Branch.


The head of the executive branch in a state is the?

The head of the Executive branch in a state is the Governor


How does executive branch checks and balances the legislative branch?

the legislative branch can check the executive branch by passing law 2/3 vote over a veto from the executive branch or the executive branch can veto all of the bills sent from the legislative branch.


How does the juditial branch check the executive branch?

The Judicial Branch checks the executive branch by making the decisions on the interpretation of laws. The Judicial Branch can override the views of the executive.


How many executive departments are there in the executive branch?

There are 15 major departments in the executive branch.


Who runs the executive branch?

The president runs the Executive Branch


The executive branch is headed by who?

the executive branch is headed by the president


What congress is the executive branch in?

The executive branch is part of our Congress.


What is the executive branch headed by?

The president heads the executive branch.


Who controls the executive branch?

The President is head of the executive branch.


What is the head of the Executive Branch?

The President is the the head of the executive branch.


Which of these is included in the executive branch?

The president is included in the executive branch.


What is the executive branch led by?

The Executive Branch is led by the president.


What is part of executive branch?

The executive branch is just the President


What does the executive branch do for the laws?

The executive branch passes the laws


How did the constitution fix no executive branch?

A executive branch was added.