The federal bureaucracy is sometimes referred to as the "fourth branch" of the government because it wields significant power. Using a news article from the last four weeks that demonstrates this power, evaluate the bureaucracy as co-equal branch

The federal bureaucracy is sometimes referred to as the "fourth branch" of the government because it wields significant power. Using a news article from the last four weeks that demonstrates this power, evaluate the bureaucracy as co-equal branch of the federal government. Why or why isn't it a "fourth branch"? http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/fedgov.html Write 300 words. Please Include in text ad full citations and URLs for the sources you consulted.