Discuss about the roles and responsibilities of the president and Congress and how these roles are affected by the separation of powers and checks and balances.

What are the roles and responsibilities of Congress?What are the checks and balances on this branch?Why did the framers of the U.S. Constitution provide the legislative branch with so much power?How is the Congress different from the president or the courts?The framers of the U.S. Constitution designed the Senate to filter the output of the sometimes hasty House. Do you think this was a wise idea? Why or why not