You must not have the faintest idea of the three branches of government, Executive (President), Legislative (Congress) and Judicial (Supreme Court). Bills go from the House to the Senate and are signed into law by the President. Of course there are steps in between, committees, markups, votes, etc. but the Office of the President is not omnipotent. Even a Presidential Veto can be overridden.
U.S. to deliver 8 advanced F-16s to Egypt on July 30-31, U.S. embassy in Cairo says (Reuters)
from the article: Five thoughts from Israel on Obama’s re-election