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The framers of the Constitution designed the presidency within a network of checks and balances controlled by the other branches of the federal government. The checks and balances system encourage consultation, cooperation, and compromise in policy-making.

How does Congress check on the president and the executive? How does president check on congress? Discuss how the legislative checks on the executive. Give a recent example that illustrates this action. Find a recent news article that supports your point. Discuss how the executive checks on the legislative. Give a recent example that illustrates this action. Find a recent news article that supports your point.