Congressional Odyssey

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
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In Congressional Odyssey: The Saga of a Senate Bill you will discover: - a cast of main characters including Jimmy Carter, Edward Kennedy, Walter Mondale, Hamilton Jordan, Howard Baker, Tip O'Neill, Russel Long, and other key political ...

Operation Odyssey Dawn Libya Background And Issues For Congress

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Congress. Some comments from Members of Congress regarding Operation
Odyssey Dawn have addressed the question of congressional authorization—
whether and when there is a need for congressional approval based on the War
Powers Resolution for a no-fly zone or other operations in and around Libya. The
question of whether and how congressional authorization is sought for a
proposed operation could have an impact on congressional support—including
policy, funding, ...

The United States Senate

Author: Alexander P. Kessler
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781594548956
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Reid, Thomas R. Congressional Odyssey: The Saga of a Senate Bill. San
Francisco: W. H. Freeman, 1980. Ritchie, Donald A. "The Loyalty of the Senate:
Washington Correspondents in the Progressive Era." Historian 51 (August 1989):
574-91. (1990-) Cook, Timothy E. "Senators and Reporters Revisited." In
Esteemed Colleagues. Edited by Burdett A. Loomis. Chapter 8, pp. 164-193.
Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2000. Mann, Thomas E., and
Norman Ornstein.

Work Over Welfare

Author: Ron Haskins
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 081573509X
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Some of the players will be fighting to keep their favored provision in the mark as
it embarks on its congressional journey, others will be laboring to get their
provisions in the bill, and still others will be fighting to remove or change
provisions they don't like. All will continue trying to influence the bill at every
stage in its congressional odyssey. A host of rules and traditions are in play that
shape the committee markup and how the bill can be formulated and changed.
The chair of the ...

Cadillac Desert

Author: Marc Reisner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440672828
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BOOKS. Chandler, William U. The Myth of TVA. Cambridge, Mass.: Ballinger,
1984. Powledge, Fred. Water. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1982. Reid,
T. R. Congressional Odyssey. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman, 1980. Wright, Jim.
The Coming Water Famine. New York: CowardMcCann, 1966.

Congress The Presidency Political Parties

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Assignment Schedule T.R. Reid, Congressional Odyssey (W.H. Freeman: 1980).
David Mayhew, Congress; The Electoral Connection (Yale Press: 1974). John
Kingdon, Congr e s smen ' s Vot ing Dec i s ion s (Harper fc Row: 1981). Allen
Schick, , Reconciliation and the Congressional Budget Process (American
Enterprise Institute: 1981). Lawrence Dodd & Bruce Oppenheimer, Congress
Reconsidered, Third Edition (CQ Press: 1985). 1 . Introduction II . Congress and
the Legislative ...

The Emergence Of A Senate Leader

Author: Richard F. Fenno
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Reid, Congressional Odyssey, 12; articles on one key staffer are in Business
Week, May 10, 1982, and National Journal, February 19, 1983. 11.
Congressional Record, April 1, 1981, S6015. Similar comments will be found in:
Transcript of Proceedings on Senate Concurrent Resolution 9, Revising the
Second Budget Resolution for FY 1981 to Include Reconciliation, United States
Senate Committee on the Budget, March 18, 1981 (Washington, D.C.: U.S.
Government Printing Office, ...

Summary John Mccain An American Odyssey

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Publisher: Primento
ISBN: 2511001098
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CONGRESSIONAL. CAREER. “He was welcomed to Capitol Hill as a celebrity.
On his arrival he was elected president of the GOP freshman class.” McCain
conducted his House career with the energy and drive that marked all of his
endeavors. He kept a grueling schedule, flying home to Phoenix every Thursday
to maintain contact and communication with his constituents, and filling his
weekends with political events. McCain was a Reagan ally, though he was not
afraid to differ with ...

A Political Odyssey

Author: Mike Gravel
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Just back from Vietnam, I joined ten senators and some House members in a
plan to shut down Congress in solidarity with a nationwide moratorium against
the war on October 15.The prospect of an alliance among students, workers, and
Congress must have sent chills down Nixon's spine. The people and the people's
representatives working together—what a threatening idea. We failed to prevent
a quorum in Congress, but millions of people wearing black armbands took
matters ...

A Voting Rights Odyssey

Author: Laughlin McDonald
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521011792
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Board of Education, Congress began considering a variety of civil rights acts in
1956, including a law prohibiting discrimination in voting and authorizing the
attorney general to bring suit against jurisdictions that denied registration to
blacks.1 But despite Brown and the mounting civil rights activity in Congress and
the rest of the nation, the reality in Georgia during the mid-1950s was complete,
rigid segregation. In an effort to draw the distinction between the races as sharply
as possible ...