[The president] shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present concur; and he shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, Judges of the supreme
Similarly, you may ask, wHO confirms the president's appointments?
Under the Appointments Clause of the United States Constitution and law of the United States, certain federal positions appointed by the president of the United States require confirmation (advice and consent) of the United States Senate.
What house of Congress approves presidential appointments?
The Senate maintains several powers to itself: It ratifies treaties by a two-thirds supermajority vote and confirms the appointments of the President by a majority vote. The consent of the House of Representatives is also necessary for the ratification of trade agreements and the confirmation of the Vice President.
Which branch of government confirms the appointment of presidential appointments?
|Power||Branch||Branch Being Checked|
|3) Ratify treaties.||Legislative Branch||Executive Branch|
|4) Appoint Federal judges.||Executive Branch||Judicial Branch|
|5) Impeachment of federal officials.||Legislative Branch||Executive Branch,|
|6) Confirm presidential appointments.||Legislative Branch||Judicial Branch, Executive Branch|