Little to None Essay

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Little to None

The job of the Chief Executive of the United States is to represent the people. The
President is responsible for doing what is in the best interest for the citizens of the
United States using facts, advice, and evidence and not through his/her own personal
religious beliefs.

United States is the most religiously diverse country in the world, and it remains this
way because its constitution has promised its citizens a freedom in which there is a
separation between church and state. Since the President is the one person that represents
all people in America, he/she should not be allowed to control our country based on his
own faith and beliefs. The president's job is to make decisions that will speak for the
majority of the people, no matter what race or religious background they may be. The
President has an obligation to take the advice and information he gets from advisors and
other high officials, and use that knowledge in order to plan what is best for the country
as a whole, even if it conflicts with personal religious beliefs. When religious beliefs
are used to make policy decisions, one is imposing their religious belief upon others who
might not agree, and ultimately is a violation of the first amendment that sets the
separation of church and state.

There is one exception in which the President may use his own personal beliefs. When there
is no information leaning towards the right thing to do, or the pros and cons of a certain
situation are balanced, the President should be able to use his own morals and personal
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