•Nor does the Act
impermissibly undermine the powers of the Executive Branch, or disrupt
the proper balance between the coordinate branches by preventing the
Executive Branch from accomplishing its constitutionally assigned functions.
counsel is to some degree "independent" and free from
Executive Branch supervision to a greater extent than other federal prosecutors, the
Act gives the Executive Branch sufficient control over the independent
counsel to ensure that the President is able to perform his constitutionally