The Contemporary American President

Author: Robert E DiClerico
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 131734345X
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Debuting in its first edition , The Contemporary American President explores the potential and limitations of presidential influence in times of rising public expectation for the office and the declining ability of presidents to meet it. It focuses on six major areas concerning the presidency - selection, power, accountability, decision making, personality, and leadership - and offers an appreciation of the challenges of the office as the institution attempts to function in an increasingly controversial political environment.

Serials In The British Library

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Serials in the British Library together with locations and holdings of other British and Irish libraries.

Beyond The Water S Edge

Author: Kathleen H. Hicks
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442280883
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This report assesses domestic political support for internationalist foreign policy by analyzing the motivations of members of Congress on key foreign policy issues. It includes case studies on major foreign policy debates in recent years. Report findings emphasize areas of bipartisan cooperation on foreign policy issues given member ideologies.

Cq Almanac 2008

Author: Jan Austin
Editor: Congress at Your Fingertips
ISBN: 9780982353707
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A Concise History Of The House Of Representatives Committee On Appropriations

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Editor: Government Printing Office
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A Concise History Of The House Of Representatives Committee On Appropriations

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Congressional Representation And Constituents

Author: Brian Frederick
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1135194629
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Brian Frederick uses empirical data to scrutinize whether representation has been diminished by keeping a ceiling on the number of seats available in the House and argues that now is the time for the House to be increased in order to better represent a rapidly growing country.

Cq Weekly

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How Congress Works

Author: CQ Press
Editor: CQ Press
ISBN: 1452235384
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In simple, clear language, the new edition of this classic work presents basic explanations of the procedures and rules that govern the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. Highlighted sidebars further detail the impact of congressional action with interesting narrative examples from history, along with charts and tables that provide a complete overview of congressional procedures. This edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the changes on Capitol Hill since 2008. How Congress Works helps readers place recent events in the context of the entire picture of how Congress operates. A detailed index rounds out this introduction to the real Congress.