Congress, The President, And Public Policy: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Congress, The President, And Public Policy

1st Edition

By Michael L Mezey

Routledge

256 pages

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Description

This book argues that the current relationship between the president and the Congress has adversely affected the capacity of the U.S. political system to produce good public policy. It discusses how policies are affected by the manner in which the president and the Congress share political power.

Table of Contents

1. Political Institutions and Public Policy 2. The U.S. Constitutional Framework 3. The Transformed Presidency and the Evolved Congress 4. The Machinery of Presidential Domination 5. The Failure of Presidential Domination: Stalemate and Bad Public Policy 6. Living with Stalemate 7. Beyond Stalemate

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General