checks and balances

Find and analyze a current news article related to the system of checks and balances in the United States. Your article must be dated within the last five years and must be from a reputable source. Some examples are:

https://www.nytimes.com/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

http://abcnews.go.com/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

http://www.cbsnews.com/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

http://www.nbcnews.com/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Write a summary of the article and how it relates to checks and balances. You must answer the following questions in your summary:

1. What example(s) of checks and balances does this article report?

2. What branch is currently being checked, or might be checked in the future, and why?

3. Does the article represent a fair balance or limit of power on government? Why or why not?

In order to receive credit, you must provide a link to the original article.