Congress S Constitution

Congress s Constitution
Publisher Yale University Press
Release Date
Category Constitutional law
Total Pages 438
ISBN 9780300197105
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART ONE: SEPARATION-OF-POWERS MULTIPLICITY -- Prelude -- 1 Political Institutions in the Public Sphere -- 2 The Role of Congress -- PART TWO: CONGRESSIONAL HARD POWERS -- 3 The Power of the Purse -- 4 The Personnel Power -- 5 Contempt of Congress -- PART THREE: CONGRESSIONAL SOFT POWERS -- 6 The Freedom of Speech or Debate -- 7 Internal Discipline -- 8 Cameral Rules -- Conclusion: Toward a Normative Evaluation -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z

Congress s Constitution
  • Author : Joshua Aaron Chafetz
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-01

Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART ONE: SEPARATION-OF-POWERS MULTIPLICITY -- Prelude -- 1 Political Institutions in the Public Sphere -- 2 The Role of Congress -- PART TWO: CONGRESSIONAL HARD POWERS -- 3 The Power of the Purse -- 4 The Personnel

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Congress s Constitution
  • Author : Josh Chafetz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06

A leading scholar of Congress and the Constitution analyzes Congress's surprisingly potent set of tools in the system of checks and balances. Congress is widely supposed to be the least effective branch of the federal government. But as Josh Chafetz shows in this boldly original analysis, Congress in fact has

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Congressional Record0
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1877

Read online Congressional Record0 written by , published by which was released on 1877. Download full Congressional Record0 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The Federalist Papers
  • Author : Alexander Hamilton,John Jay,James Madison
  • Publisher : Read Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2018-08-20

Classic Books Library presents this brand new edition of “The Federalist Papers”, a collection of separate essays and articles compiled in 1788 by Alexander Hamilton. Following the United States Declaration of Independence in 1776, the governing doctrines and policies of the States lacked cohesion. “The Federalist”, as it was previously known, was

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Congress
  • Author : Benjamin Ginsberg,Kathryn Wagner Hill
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-07-21

A reader to accompany Ginsberg and Wagner Hill's Congress: The First Branch This reader offers an examination of such topics as congressional elections, the internal structure of Congress, the legislative process, Congress and the president, and Congress and the courts. It is designed to accompany the course text Congress: The

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The Crooked Path to Abolition  Abraham Lincoln and the Antislavery Constitution
  • Author : James Oakes
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2021-01-12

An award-winning scholar uncovers the guiding principles of Lincoln’s antislavery strategies. The long and turning path to the abolition of American slavery has often been attributed to the equivocations and inconsistencies of antislavery leaders, including Lincoln himself. But James Oakes’s brilliant history of Lincoln’s antislavery strategies reveals

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Congress s Constitution
  • Author : Josh Chafetz
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-27

A leading scholar of Congress and the Constitution analyzes Congress’s surprisingly potent set of tools in the system of checks and balances. Congress is widely supposed to be the least effective branch of the federal government. But as Josh Chafetz shows in this boldly original analysis, Congress in fact

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How to Read the Constitution  and Why
  • Author : Kim Wehle
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25

"A must-read for this era.”—Jake Tapper, CNN Anchor and Chief Washington Correspondent An insightful, urgent, and perennially relevant handbook that lays out in common sense language how the United States Constitution works, and how its protections are eroding before our eyes—essential reading for anyone who wants to understand

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How Canadians Govern Themselves
  • Author : Eugene Alfred Forsey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993

Explores Canada's parliamentary system from the decisions made by the Fathers of Confederation, to the daily work of Members of Parliament in the Commons and Senate chambers. Also contains useful information on Canada's constitution, the judicial system and provincial and municipal powers.

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Stalemate
  • Author : Sarah A. Binder
  • Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
  • Release Date : 2004-05-13

Gridlock is not a modern legislative condition. Although the term is said to have entered the American political lexicon after the 1980 elections, Alexander Hamilton complained about it more than two hundred years ago. In many ways, stalemate seems endemic to American politics. Constitutional skeptics even suggest that the framers intentionally

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Federal Constitutional Convention
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Separation of Powers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1967

Considers S. 2307, to provide procedures for calling a constitutional convention.

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The Tough Luck Constitution and the Assault on Health Care Reform
  • Author : Andrew Koppelman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-02-22

Chief Justice John Roberts stunned the nation by upholding the Affordable Care Act--more commonly known as Obamacare. But legal experts observed that the decision might prove a strategic defeat for progressives. Roberts grounded his decision on Congress's power to tax. He dismissed the claim that it is allowed under the

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Development of the Congress Constitution
  • Author : Nagoji Vasudev Rajkumar
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1949

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Polygraph Control and Civil Liberties Protection Act
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978

Read online Polygraph Control and Civil Liberties Protection Act written by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution, published by which was released on 1978. Download full Polygraph Control and Civil Liberties Protection Act Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Library of Congress Catalogs
  • Author : Library of Congress
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1964

Read online Library of Congress Catalogs written by Library of Congress, published by which was released on 1964. Download full Library of Congress Catalogs Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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