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Problems of the presidency

Barbara Hinckley

Problems of the presidency

a text with readings

by Barbara Hinckley

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarbara Hinckley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK516 .H49 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination454 p. :
      Number of Pages454
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2860856M
      ISBN 100673180719
      LC Control Number84023657
      OCLC/WorldCa11467863

      After Barack Obama was elected President, Pence became an early voice of the Tea Party movement, which opposed taxes and government spending with an angry edge. Pence’s tone grew more militant Author: Jane Mayer. The Presidency Of President Obama Presidency Words | 9 Pages. remained at the end of Bush’s presidency. Surprisingly, while most Americans and the general public believe that the American president is capable of change and essentially rewriting history, Stephen Skowronek, in his book, The Politics Presidents Make, contends that presidents rarely have the opportunities .

      “Green’s serious treatment of a presidency that still has its problems being taken seriously is an indispensable guide and goad to further research.” —H-Net Reviews “The book lays out the major events of the Ford administration honestly and concisely.” —Journal of American History “A fine book.” —American Historical Review. The Bush years have given rise to fears of a resurgent Imperial Presidency. Those fears are justified, but the problem cannot be solved simply by bringing a new administration to power.


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Frank. The book argues that Americans live under a black presidency — not so much because the president is black, but because Obama’s presidency remains bound by the rules and rituals of black.The Bush years gave rise to fears of a resurgent Imperial Presidency.

Those fears are justified, but the problem cannot be solved simply by bringing a new administration to power.