How Congress Works

Author: CQ Press
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1452235384
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CQ Press. ATTEMPTED AND SUCCESSFUL CLOTURE VOTES, 1919–2011
The filibuster, recognized by the public primarily ... First session Second session
Total Congress Attempted Successful Attempted Successful Attempted
Successful 66th ... 91 63 112th (2011–) 34 19 N/A N/A N/A N/A note: The number
of votes required to invoke cloture was changed March 7, ... selected years); CQ
Almanac, selected volumes (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Quarterly,
selected years); and ...

The Gingrich Senators

Author: Sean M. Theriault
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199339651
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In this book, noted political scientist Sean Theriault documents the Senate's demise over the last 30 years by showing how one group of senators has been at the forefront of this transformation.

Guide To U S Elections

Author: Deborah Kalb
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1483380386
Size: 75.12 MB
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The CQ Press Guide to U.S. Elections is a comprehensive, two-volume reference providing information on the U.S. electoral process, in-depth analysis on specific political eras and issues, and everything in between.

Elections A To Z

Author: Dave Tarr
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 1506331505
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Combining the rich content of the print edition with the advanced online functionality demanded by today's researchers, Elections A to Z: Online Edition is the ultimate 21st century research tool for finding current, accurate information on ...

Do Not Ask What Good We Do

Author: Robert Draper
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451642083
Size: 10.69 MB
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Presents an assessment of the House of Representatives elected in 2010, including the influence of eighty-seven freshmen, many of whom had never held public office, and the actions of more senior members from both parties.

The Almanac Of American Politics 2010

Author: Michael Barone
Publisher: National Journal
ISBN: 9780892341191
Size: 34.11 MB
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New to this edition is a statistical breakdown of the 2008 presidential vote by state and congressional district, plus coverage of all recent special elections.