Faithful Execution of the Laws Clause/Take Care Clause/Recommendations Clause
He shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such Measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient; he may, on extraordinary Occasions, convene both Houses, or either of them, and in Case of Disagreement between them, with Respect to the Time of Adjournment, he may adjourn them to such Time as he shall think proper; he shall receive Ambassadors and other public Ministers; he shall take Care that the Laws be faithfully executed, and shall Commission all the Officers of the United States.
- United States Constitution
The Constitution of the United States.
- Charles Pinckney: "Observations On The Plan of Government Submitted to The Federal Convention, in Philadelphia, on the 28th of May, 1787"
- Constitution of Maryland
- Draft Sketch of Constitution by Edmund Randolph
- Charter of Massachusetts Bay
- Mayflower Compact
- The Federalist No. 69
- Charter of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
- James Madison on the Pinckney Plan
- Thomas Lloyds Notes of the Pennsylvania Ratification Convention
- North Carolina Ratification Convention Debates
- Final Draft of the Virginia Constitution of 1776
- Notes on Debates by John Lansing
- Remarks on Jefferson's Draft of a Constitution by James Madison