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The Presidency and the Law

The Clinton Legacy

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Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • Constitutional & administrative law,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • United States,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • History,
  • Constitutional,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Political Science,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Law,
  • USA,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • General,
  • 20th century,
  • Politics and government,
  • Presidents,
  • 1993-2001,
  • Executive power,
  • Legal status, laws, etc

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Gray Adler (Editor), Michael A. Genovese (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7763052M
    ISBN 100700611940
    ISBN 109780700611942

    Witnessing the Obama Presidency, from Start to Finish Ben Rhodes was the President’s speechwriter, foreign-policy adviser, and confidant. His book records the Administration’s struggle to.   Donald Trump may be a radical break from the past, but history will have its say. Six scholars of the presidency—A. Scott Berg, Robert Dallek, . To End a Presidency is one of the rare ones. Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz have given us a thorough, lively history of presidential impeachment, enriched with strong legal and political analysis, fair-minded and thoughtful without being bland. This is an important, timely, and extraordinarily useful book at a critical time in American politics.".


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