CQ Almanac 2013

Author: C. Q. Roll Call

Publisher: Cq Press

ISBN: 9781483358475

Category: Political Science

Page: N.A

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CQ Almanac is the essential resource that chronicles and analyzes the major bills brought before Congress in the previous year. Published each summer, this non-partisan reference work offers exclusive insight into the forces that drove action on legislation. The CQ Almanac Includes: An unbiased look at the issues that mattered most in 2014 Offers original narrative accounts of every major piece of legislation that lawmakers considered during a congressional session Arranged thematically, CQ Almanac organizes, distills, and cross-indexes for permanent reference the full year in Congress and in national politics Print Version includes: Legislative Profiles, Key Votes, Vote Studies, Roll Call Votes, and Public Laws Available In Print and Online.
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CQ Almanac 2015

Author: CQ PR

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781506333175

Category:

Page: 536

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CQ Almanac is the essential resource that chronicles and analyzes the major bills brought before Congress in the previous year. Published each summer, this non-partisan reference work offers exclusive insight into the forces that drove action on legislation. Features of the 2015 Print Edition include: Legislative Profiles: A detailed look at each major piece of legislation that lawmakers considered during the session, regardless of whether it became law Key Votes: In-depth analysis of votes chosen as the most critical in determining the outcome of congressional action on major issues Vote Studies: Analysis of the roll call votes cast in Congress, including a close study of the level of presidential support, party unity and member participation during the year Roll Call Votes: Easy-to-read tables, including each member's vote on every bill that received a roll call vote Public Laws: A chronicle of bills enacted into law during the year, including a brief history of the bill, the sponsoring party, date of passage and presidential signature Previous editions of CQ Almanac are also available in print from 1974-2014. Contact us at [email protected] for details or to add the new and past editions of this vital resource to your collection today!
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Almanac of American Politics 2018

Author: Columbia Books Inc

Publisher: Us Congress Handbook (State Ed

ISBN: 9781938939563

Category: Political Science

Page: 2080

View: 1973

The 2018 edition includes: In-depth profile of every governor, Senator, and House member. Updated demographic information for every state and district, including information from the Census Bureau's American Community Survey, with new categories of economic, occupational, social and geographic data.
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Environmental Policy

New Directions for the Twenty-First Century

Author: Norman J. Vig,Michael E. Kraft

Publisher: CQ Press

ISBN: 1483352595

Category: Political Science

Page: 448

View: 9368

Authoritative and trusted, Environmental Policy convenes top scholars to evaluate the impact of past environmental policy while anticipating its future implications, helping students decipher the underlying trends, institutional constraints, and policy dilemmas that shape environmental politics. In the Ninth Edition, editors Norman Vig and Michael Kraft offer coverage of the latest issues, including the energy and natural resource policy dilemmas, sustainable cities, and the environmental impact of food production and consumption. A new concluding chapter ties the contributed material together with an assessment of the remaining environmental policy challenges for the 21st century.
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Vital Statistics on American Politics 2013-2014

Author: Harold W. Stanley,Richard G. Niemi

Publisher: CQ Press

ISBN: 1452290156

Category: Political Science

Page: 472

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There is no other print source, online source, or Web search engine that provides the wide range and depth of insight found in Vital Statistics on American Politics. This new edition is updated with the most recent information available. The editors consult hundreds of sources to calculate and locate the data, facts, and figures that offer a vivid and multifaceted portrait of the broad spectrum of United States politics and policies. In over more than tables and figures, students, professional researchers, and interested citizens will find chapters devoted to key subject areas such as elections and political parties, public opinion and voting, the media, the three branches of U.S. government, foreign, military, social and economic policy, and much more.
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CQ Almanac

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781568026404

Category: United States

Page: 700

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CQ Almanac Plus gives you an in-depth look at the major bills of the second session of the 108th Congress, including the landmark overhaul of the nation's intelligence community and the failed attempt to update the nation's main highway law. The book also details the year's two big tax bills - for businesses and for middle-class families, along with the 13 appropriations bills, of which were enacted by the end of the session for the first time in three years. This year's edition also has a special section on the 2001 elections, with summaries of the presidential and congressional races and complete, official returns for every congressional district in the country. Each of the more than 80 legistative histories contains a detailed adescription of the bill, a behind-the-scene look at how it was shaped and its status at the end of 2004. CQ Almanac Plus also gives you the following: Key Votes Vote Studies All roll-call votes Public Laws
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Congressional Quarterly Almanac

102nd Congress, 1st Session ... 1991

Author: Inc Staff Congressional Quarterly

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780871877437

Category: United States

Page: 1200

View: 574

Provides an overview of the Congress and looks at legislative measures in the areas of finance, commerce, science, law, labor, housing, health, education, defense, and foreign policy
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Congressional Quarterly Almanac

106th Congress 1st Session...1999

Author: Inc. Congessional Quarterly,CQ Press

Publisher: Congress at Your Fingertips

ISBN: 9781568022703

Category: Political Science

Page: 1000

View: 9519

This reference puts the full year of American Congress and national politics into historical perspective. It covers actions, votes, and other acts of the first session of the 106th Congress. Also included are recorded votes, presidential statements and public laws from 1999.
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Congressional Quarterly Almanac

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781568022673

Category: United States

Page: 1000

View: 4191

This reference tool for researching congressional action and compiling legislative histories is organized by major policy areas and indexed by subject and bill number.
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Environmental Politics and Policy

Author: Walter A. Rosenbaum

Publisher: CQ Press

ISBN: 1506345395

Category: Political Science

Page: 424

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Walter A. Rosenbaum’s classic Environmental Politics and Policy, Tenth Edition once again provides definitive coverage of environmental politics and policy, lively case material, and a balanced assessment of current environmental issues. The first half of the book sets needed context and describes the policy process while the second half covers specific environmental issues such as air and water; toxic and hazardous substances; energy; and a global policymaking chapter focused on climate change and transboundary politics. Covering major environmental policy initiatives and controversies during President Obama's two terms and capturing the sudden and radical changes occurring in the American energy economy, this Tenth Edition offers the needed currency and relevancy for any environmental politics course.
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Politics in America 2014

Author: CQ Roll Call

Publisher: CQ Press

ISBN: 9781452277837

Category: Political Science

Page: 1232

View: 331

Reliable, readable, insightful, and objective, CQ's Politics in America has been called "the ultimate insider's guide to politics." Politics in America is an essential resource for any collection that serves readers who want authoritative information on the members of the Congress. The profiles of the members plus the delegates offer concise and candid analysis of personalities, political styles, legislative agendas, political ambitions, and reputations of members at home and on Capitol Hill. Detailed state and district information plus a wealth of information and data on campaign finance, partisan caucuses, standing committees, and other member facts round out the book. Profiles include: Biographical data, committee assignments, CQ Vote Studies, interest group ratings, and contact information State-by-state and congressional voting demographics Campaign finance statistics and election results Leadership, caucuses, and member statistics
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Politics in America 2012

Author: John Bicknell,David Meyer,Amanda H Allen,Amand Johnson

Publisher: CQ Press

ISBN: 9781608717996

Category: Political Science

Page: 1208

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Previous ed. published as: CQ's politics in America.
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Introduction to Homeland Security

Author: Willard M. Oliver,Associate Chair of the Department of Political Science University of Akron Nancy E Marion,Nancy E. Marion,Joshua B. Hill

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449645453

Category: Law

Page: 318

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After the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and with the establishment of the Department of Homeland Security, the academic field of homeland security has grown exponentially. Today's students want to have a better understanding of the threats facing the United States, and what can be done to prevent future harm. Designed for the undergraduate introductory homeland security course, Homeland Security: Policy, Organization, and Administration is a comprehensive, yet easily understandable text for students seeking more knowledge about the field. It provides readers with the basic foundations and the current issues surrounding homeland security, as well as a look into the future of the discipline.
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The Almanac of American Politics 2014

Author: Michael Barone,Chuck McCutcheon,Sean Trende,Josh Kraushaar

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780226105444

Category: Political Science

Page: 1883

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Describes each congressional district and includes profiles of governors and members of Congress. Simultaneous. Hardcover available.
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A Reference Guide to Using Internet Sources

Author: Andrew Harnack,Gene Kleppinger

Publisher: Bedford/st Martins

ISBN: 9780312400682

Category: Computer network resources

Page: 260

View: 5314

The best-selling pocket guide to using Internet sources--now in a 2001 update, with FAQs about using the Internet, new chapters on distance learning and on troubleshooting common search problems, and greatly expanded advice on evaluating electronic sources.
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CQ Almanac, 1978

Author: Congressional Quarterly, Inc. Staff

Publisher: CQ-Roll Call Group Books

ISBN: 9780871871411

Category:

Page: N.A

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National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010

Author: National Geographic,National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426305028

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 351

View: 4744

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.
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