The Contemporary American President

Author: Robert E DiClerico
Publisher: Routledge
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CQ Almanac, 110th Congress, 1st Session, Vol. LXIII (Washington, DC:
Congressional Quarterly, 2007), p. 1–9. Cited in New York Times, June 11, 2006,
p. A 35. On this point, see Don Bond and Richard Fleisher, The President in the
Legislative Arena (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1990), Chap. 9; George
Edwards, At the Margins: Presidential Leadership of Congress (New Haven: Yale
University Press, 1989), Chap. 9. George C. Edwards III and Andrew Barrett, “
Presidential ...

Congress Reconsidered 10th Edition

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... 103rd–109th 30.0 53.0 21.0 2007–2008 110th 54.0 112.0 61.0 2009–2010
111th 54.0 91.0 63.0 2011 112th-1st session 26.0* 34.0* 19.0* *One year only.
Sources: Data for 82nd–102nd Congresses: Congressional Research Service,
comp., “A Look at the Senate Filibuster,” in Democratic Studies Group Special
Report, June 13, 1994, app. B; Norman Ornstein, Thomas Mann, and Michael
Malbin, Vital Statistics on Congress 1993–1994 (Washington, D.C.: CQ Press,
1994), 162.

Congressional Representation And Constituents

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3 of the House Committee on the Judiciary, 87th Congress, 1st Session, 44,
August 24 and 30, 1961 (Washington, DC: GPO, 1964), 34. Ibid., 87–88. Ibid., 33.
CQ Almanac, vol. 18, 395. Ibid. Ibid., 396. Congressional Record, 87th Congress,
2nd ... Bills introduced in the 108th through the 110th Congresses include: HR
4640, District of Columbia Fairness in Representation Act, 108th Congress; HR
2043, District of Columbia Fairness in Representation Act, 109th Congress; HR
1905, ...

The Almanac Of The Unelected

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Reif said he will also focus on the country's trade with China, including import
safety issues, unfair trade practices and intellectual property concerns. President
Bush signed a Free Trade Agreement with Peru into law during the first session
of the 110th Congress and the committee will work this session to implement
other trade agreements with Colombia, Korea and Panama. Reif worked on the
new trade policy unveiled in May 2007 that set up new requirements for countries
wanting ...

Vital Statistics On Congress 2008

Author: Norman J. Ornstein
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 9780815701705
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... 5 Seats 43 50 44 137 128 97 72 434m 110th (2007) Percent 13.1 9.9 11.3 34.3
26.7 22.8 16.3 6.0 5 Seats 57 43 49 149 116 99 71 435 Note: Figures represent
the makeup of Congress on the first day of the session. a. E. E. Cox (D-GA) and
Adolph Sabath (D-IL) were elected in 1952 but died before being sworn into
office. b. Antonio Fernandez (D-NM) andT. Millet Hand (R-NJ) were elected in
1956 but died before being sworn into office. c. Alaska was admitted as a state in

Cq Weekly

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32; 2007 House hate crimes bill, Proponents of the measure argue that hate
2007 CQ Weekly, p. 1359. crimes have ... First Amendment Objections
Committee Republicans objected to the bill on First Amendment grounds and
because they believe it amounts to favoritism toward certain groups. "Every
human being in ... passed a similar reauthorization with bipartisan support in the
110th Congress, several Republicans have opposed this version because of the
cost. As introduced, the ...

How Congress Works

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The filibuster, recognized by the public primarily as nonstop speech, has been an
enshrined Senate tradition throughout the chamber's history but became a focus
of ... First session Second session Total Congress Attempted Successful
Attempted Successful Attempted Successful 66th (1919–1921) 1 1 0 0 1 1 67th (
1921–1923) 1 0 1 0 2 0 68th (1923–1925) 0 0 0 0 0 0 69th (1925–1927) 0 0 2 1 2
1 70th ...

Understanding American Government No Separate Policy Chapter

Author: Susan Welch
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12 “Congress of Relative Newcomers Poses Challenge to Bush, Leadership,”
Congressional Quarterly Weekly Review, January 20, 2001, 179–181. 13 “
Departing Members of the 110th Congress,” CQ Weekly, November 10, 2008,
3056. 14Hanna F. Pitkin, The Concept .... 51 For a review of all congressional
committees and subcommittees in the 110th Congress, see the special report, “
CQ Guide to the Committees,” CQ Weekly, April 16, 2007, 1084–1117. 52
Davidson and Oleszek, ...

Congressional Staff Directory Fall 2006

Author: Inc. Congessional Quarterly
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110th Congress, First Session Inc. Congessional Quarterly Joel Treese.
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The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2009

Author: C. Alan Joyce
Publisher: World Almanac Education
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Major Actions of the 110th Congress The 1 10th Congress convened Jan. 4,
2007, with both chambers under Democratic control for the first time since 1994.
At the start of its term, the 435 members of the House of Representatives
comprised 233 Democrats and 202 Republicans. Of the 100 members of the
Senate, 49 were Republicans, 49 were Democrats, and 2 were independents
aligned with the Democrats. The House had 54 new members, and the Senate
10. A record 16 ...