Franklin

Congress and its members / Roger H. Davidson, Walter J. Oleszek, Frances E. Lee, Eric Schickler.

Author/Creator:
Davidson, Roger H.
Edition:
15th ed.
Publication:
Thousand Oaks, CA : CQ Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 23 cm
Subjects:
United States. Congress
Legislators -- United States.
United States. Congress
Legislators.
United States
Contents:
Part I: In search of the two congresses
1. The two congresses
2. Evolution of the modern Congress
Part II: A congress of ambassadors
3. Going for it : recruitment and candidacy
4. Making it : the electoral game
5. Being there : Hill styles and home styles
Part III: A deliberative assembly of one nation
6. Leaders and parties in Congress
7. Committees : workshops of Congress
8. Congressional rules and procedures
9. Decision making in Congress
Part IV: Policy making and change in the two Congresses
10. Congress and the President
11. Congress and the bureaucracy
12. Congress and the courts
13. Congress and organized interests
14. Congress, budgets, and domestic policy making
15. Congress and national security policies
Part V: Conclusion
16. The two congresses and the American people.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages S1-S7) and index.
Contributor:
Oleszek, Walter J., author.
Lee, Frances E., author.
Schickler, Eric, 1969- author.
ISBN:
1483388883
9781483388885
OCLC:
898911301
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