?

AP® U.S. Government

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Difficult

Recess Appointments

APUSGV-YWO14Y

Which of the following is true of recess appointments made by the President?

A

They require the President to call a special session of Congress to obtain the required Senate approval.

B

They are only temporary and expire if not approved by the Senate the next time it is in session.

C

They allow the President to temporarily appoint additional Supreme Court Justices.

D

They allow the President temporary legislative powers when the Congress is not in session.

E

They allow the President to appoint temporary replacements for House and/or Senate Leadership positions.