Federal government of the United States

From Metapedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The federal government of the United States is the federation government of the United States, often contrasted with the state governments.

The federal government is composed of three distinct branches: legislative, executive and judicial, whose powers are vested by the U.S. Constitution in the Congress, the president and the federal courts, respectively.

See also

External links


Part of this article consists of modified text from Wikipedia, and the article is therefore licensed under GFDL.