American Government

How are the presidents executive powers of clemency an example of checks and balances?

a. clemency can overturn federal court decisions***
b. clemency can employ congress to stop the federal courts
c. clemency can influence the way the federal courts will rule on a case
d. clemency can prevent the courts from making improper laws.

asked by Alice Keign
  1. I don't like the wording, but that's probably the best choice.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Powers_of_the_President_of_the_United_States

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. The answers are
    1. B
    2. D
    3. B
    4. A

    posted by Mr. Sue

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