Congress and its members / Roger H. Davidson, Walter J. Oleszek, and Frances E. Lee.

Explains what Congress is and how it works with quantitative data and qualitative descriptions.

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Main Author: Davidson, Roger H.
Other Authors: Oleszek, Walter J., Lee, Frances E.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Paisley : CQ ; Quantum [distributor], 2007.
Edition:11th ed.
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505 0 |a Tables, figures, and boxes -- Preface -- Pt. 1. In search of the two congresses -- Ch. 1. The two congresses -- Ch. 2. Evolution of the modern congress -- Pt. 2. Congress of ambassadors -- Ch. 3. Going for it: recruitment and candidacy -- Ch. 4. Making it: The electroal game -- Ch. 5. Being there: hill styles and home styles -- Pt. 3. A deliberative assembly of one nation -- Ch. 6. Leaders and parties in congress -- Ch. 7. Committees: workshops of congress -- Ch. 8. Congressional rules and procedures -- Ch. 9. Deliberations in congress -- Pt. 4. Policymaking and change in the two congresses -- Ch. 10. Congress and the president -- Ch. 11. Congress and the bureaucracy -- Ch. 12. Congress on the courts -- Ch. 13. Congress and organized interests -- Ch. 14. Congress, budgets, and domestic policymaking -- Ch. 15. Congress and national security policies -- Pt. 5. Conclusion -- Ch. 16. The two congresses and the American people -- Reference materials -- Appendix A. Party control: presidency, senate, house, 1901-2009 -- Appendix B. Internships: getting experience on capitol hill -- Notes -- Index. 
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