Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The Presidency: A Mandate of the People

How can your opinion as a citizen influence the actions and policies that our government makes?  What sources of influence do our president's have available to them in order to bring about change?  We will take a look at stories over several of our more iconic presidents including Andrew Jackson, Teddy Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, and Franklin Roosevelt in an effort see how each used public opinion to accomplish change.