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The Cult of the Presidency: ... - Gene Healy

The Cult of the Presidency: ...Gene Healy

The Bush years have justifiably given rise to fears of a new Imperial Presidency. Yet despite the controversy surrounding the administration’s expansive claims of executive power, both Left and Right agree on the boundless nature of preside… more

The Cult of the Presidency: America’s Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power
Gene Healy
Cato Institute , English
Social Work with Immigrants ... -

Social Work with Immigrants ...

Successful social work with immigrants must begin with an understanding of their legal status and how that status impacts their housing, employment, health care, education, and virtually every other aspect of life. Chang-Muy and Congress pr… more

Social Work with Immigrants and Refugees: Legal Issues, Clinical Skills and Advocacy
Springer Publishing Company , English
Letter to James Monroe - Jun... -  Thomas Jefferson

Letter to James Monroe - Jun... Thomas Jefferson

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(…)the exportation or importation of any particular species of goods. Leaving these two points free, Congress may by treaty establish any system of commerce they please. But, as I before observed, it is by treaty alone they can do it. Th… more

Letter to James Monroe - June 17 - 1785
Thomas Jefferson
Constitutional Coup: America... - Robert Berry

Constitutional Coup: America...Robert Berry

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The American character is one of optimism; the indispensable quality of a free people. But as power has been consolidated by the elites inside Washington’s Beltway, the greatest risk is that our innate optimism will be replaced with despai… more

Constitutional Coup: America’s New Lease on Liberty (The Amendments Agenda Book 2)
Robert Berry
Review and Evaluation of the... - Audrey Burnam

Review and Evaluation of the...Audrey Burnam

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The purpose of this study was to inform Congress about the appropriateness of measures used in the current allocation formula and to identify factors that Congress might wish to take into account in the formula to attain greater equity in t… more

Review and Evaluation of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Block Grant Allotment Formula
Audrey Burnam
Rand Publishing , English
Congress: The Electoral Connection - David R. Mayhew Professor

Congress: The Electoral ConnectionDavid R. Mayhew Professor

Congress: The Electoral Connection

Congress: The Electoral Connection
David R. Mayhew Professor
Yale University Press , English
Congressional Deskbook: The ... - Robert Keith, Michael Koempe...

Congressional Deskbook: The ...Robert Keith, Michael Koempe...

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The Congressional Deskbook, now in its Sixth Edition, explains the legislative and congressional budget processes along with all aspects of Congress.Many of the sections are expanded online at CongressProfile.com And an expanded legislative… more

Congressional Deskbook: The Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Congress, Sixth Edition
Robert Keith, Michael Koempel, Judy Schneider
TheCapitol.Net , English
A Report to Congress on Barr... - United States Children's Bureau

A Report to Congress on Barr...United States Children's Bureau

This report to Congress outlines the findings of two adoption-research studies conducted as part of The Collaboration to AdoptUsKids. In the first study, a nationwide purposive sample of 300 families seeking to adopt children with special n… more

A Report to Congress on Barriers and Success Factors in Adoptions from Foster Care: Perspectives of Families and Staff Supported by the Adoption Opportunities Program
United States Children’s Bureau
The FMLA Compendium, A Compr... - Terrance Michael Murphy

The FMLA Compendium, A Compr...Terrance Michael Murphy

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The FMLA Compendium is a comprehensive guide for complying with the Family and Medical Leave Act As Amended 2011-2012. When thinking about and addressing the impact of the FMLA on Human Resources and Business Management this much is clear:… more

The FMLA Compendium, A Comprehensive Guide For Complying With The Amended Family & Medical Leave Act 2011-2012
Terrance Michael Murphy
AuthorHouse , English
The Accuracy of Information ... - The Federal Trade Commission Staff

The Accuracy of Information ...The Federal Trade Commission Staff

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This is a report to Congress Under Section 319 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 which was largely buried and came to some very startling conclusions including that one in every five Americans has an error in his or h… more

The Accuracy of Information in Credit Reports
The Federal Trade Commission Staff
The Federal Trade Commission , English
Early Release for Federal In... - Nathan James

Early Release for Federal In...Nathan James

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Congress has shown interest in ways to reduce the size of the federal prison population by reducing the amount of time inmates serve in prison though such measures as allowing inmates to earn credit toward their sentences for participating … more

Early Release for Federal Inmates: Fact Sheet
Nathan James
Congressional Research Service , English
50 years surveys on Federal ... - Bureau of Labor Statistics.

50 years surveys on Federal ...Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Over the years, the Federal pay-setting process has been a topic of considerable debate, partly because of the large numbers involved—approximately 1.18 million GS employees received a 2009 pay increase…In the 13 years from 1949 to 1962, … more

50 years surveys on Federal employees’ pay by BLS
Bureau of Labor Statistics.
OH-BOY-O-BAMA - A DIORAMA OF... - Tamara Wilhite

OH-BOY-O-BAMA - A DIORAMA OF...Tamara Wilhite

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Second installment of the “OH-BOY-O-BAMA – A DIORAMA OF OBAMA JOKES”Obamacare has become law, though no one in Congress read it first. A never ending source of ire, it is Obama’s signature achievement. Obamacare is proof that Obama cares fo… more

Tamara Wilhite
Wilhite Write , English


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An Introduction to Islamism introduces the reader to the beliefs of the Congress of Sunni Sect of Islam.  It furnishes an overview of basic Islamic beliefs concerning theology and history, with sweeping recommendations to improve the well-b… more

AuthorHouse , English
Abdul Baha on Divine Philosophy - Abdul  Baha

Abdul Baha on Divine PhilosophyAbdul Baha

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by th… more

Abdul Baha on Divine Philosophy
Abdul Baha
Traditional and Roth Individ... - John J. Topoleski

Traditional and Roth Individ...John J. Topoleski

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In response to concerns over the adequacy of retirement savings, Congress has created incentives to encourage individuals to save more for retirement through a variety of retirement plans. Some retirement plans are employer-sponsored (such … more

Traditional and Roth Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs): A Primer
John J. Topoleski
Congressional Research Service , English
Remarks of Mr. Calhoun of So... - John Caldwell

Remarks of Mr. Calhoun of So...John Caldwell

At the last session of Congress, it was avowed on all sides that the public debt, as to all practical purposes, was in fact paid, the small surplus remaining being nearly covered by the money in the Treasury and the bonds for duties which h… more

Remarks of Mr. Calhoun of South Carolina on the bill to prevent the interference
John Caldwell
Bureau Of  Ethnology Eighth ... - J. W. Powell

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth ...J. W. Powell

INTRODUCTION. The prosecution of research among the North American Indians, as directed by act of Congress, was continued during the fiscal year 1886-‘87.The general plan upon which the work has been prosecuted has been explained in former … more

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth Annual Report - J. W. Powell
J. W. Powell
Prairie Fever: British Arist... - Peter Pagnamenta

Prairie Fever: British Arist...Peter Pagnamenta

“A deeply researched and finely delivered look at what can best be described as a counterintuitive slice of American history.”—Washington PostFrom the 1830s onward, a succession of well-born Britons headed west to the great American wildern… more

Prairie Fever: British Aristocrats in the American West 1830-1890
Peter Pagnamenta
W. W. Norton & Company , English
The Magical Ancient Books of... - Library of Congress

The Magical Ancient Books of...Library of Congress

A Study of the Yao Manuscripts in the Collection of the Library of Congress Congress

The Magical Ancient Books of the Yao People
Library of Congress
Pennyhill Press , English