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In making the case for his proposed reforms, he deploys a wide range of historical examples along with four compelling, in-depth case studies of four "optional" wars in the second half of the 20th century. His book is thought-provoking, cogently argued, and well written
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Many analysts now believe that the growth of presidential war power relative to Congress is irreversible. Many analysts now believe that the growth of presidential war power relative to Congress is irreversible. This book was written to contest that view. Its purpose is to identify what would be required to restore presidential war power to constitutional specifications while leaving the president powerful enough to do what is truly necessary in the face of any emergency.
Learn vocabulary, terms and more with flashcards, games and other study tools. The power of the President of the United States and other members of the executive branch of the United States Government to resist certain subpoenas and other interventions by the legislative and judicial branches of government in pursuit of information or personnel relating to the executive. Presidential Immunity.
Toward a Theory of Budgetary "Checks and Balances" in Presidential Systems Preliminary Draft .
Book · January 2013 with 9 Reads
Book · January 2013 with 9 Reads. How we measure 'reads'. The nature and determinants of presidential and congressional media coverage are described in this article, and the untested assumptions concerning political consequences of coverage are discussed. The argument that media coverage inherently enhances power, so that the president's influence is unconditionally increased at the expense of Congress's, is challenged through logic and example.
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A presidential system is a democratic and republican government in which a head of government leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch
A presidential system is a democratic and republican government in which a head of government leads an executive branch that is separate from the legislative branch. This head of government is in most cases also the head of state, which is called president. In presidential countries, the executive is elected and is not responsible to the legislature, which cannot in normal circumstances dismiss it. Such dismissal is possible, however, in uncommon cases, often through impeachment.