Deserter: Bush's War on Military Families, Veterans, and His

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.98 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Judiciary Branch is t…he 9 Supreme Court Justices. C. § 1604 ) requires mandatory electronic filing of all lobbying registrations and reports. The Word, "the," being interlined between the seventh and eighth Lines of the first Page, The Word "Thirty" being partly written on an Erazure in the fifteenth Line of the first Page, The Words "is tried" being interlined between the thirty second and thirty third Lines of the first Page and the Word "the" being interlined between the forty third and forty fourth Lines of the second Page. done in Convention by the Unanimous Consent of the States present the Seventeenth Day of September in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty seven and of the Independence of the United States of America the Twelfth In witness whereof We have hereunto subscribed our Names, That the preceeding Constitution be laid before the United States in Congress assembled, and that it is the Opinion of this Convention, that it should afterwards be submitted to a Convention of Delegates, chosen in each State by the People thereof, under the Recommendation of its Legislature, for their Assent and Ratification; and that each Convention assenting to, and ratifying the Same, should give Notice thereof to the United States in Congress assembled.

Continue reading

Turning Red States Blue

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.00 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Congress, prior to being able to make final decisions and binding decisions. If you get Commissions working for one or the other but not for both, I think you can end up like the Hoover Commission, the sec- ond one, where they really only got a few technical things imple- mented. By doing not much more than changing the sign on the front of the building, we said this is something that we think is of national importance. The President is also the leader of the Armed Forces. [2] The north side of the White House, home and work place of the U.

Continue reading

Unmanned: Drones, Data, and the Illusion of Perfect Warfare

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.58 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on October 8, 2016 Cas. 187, 190, 191-192 (No. 14,694), when a claim of Presidential privilege as to materials subpoenaed for use in a criminal trial is based, as it is here, not on the ground that military or diplomatic secrets are implicated, but merely on the ground of a generalized interest in confidentiality, the President's generalized assertion of privilege must yield to the demonstrated, specific need for evidence in a pending criminal trial and the fundamental demands of due process of law in the fair administration of criminal justice.

Continue reading

A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents,

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.01 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The taking or the destruction of birds' eggs and nests, and the taking or killing of any species of native bird for any purpose whatever, except under such rules and regulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture, is prohibited, and warning is expressly given to all persons not to commit any of the acts hereby enjoined. The Department of Justice has argued that it must keep all information pertaining to material witnesses confidential because “disclosing such specific information would be detrimental to the war on terror and the investigation of the September 11 attacks,” and that U.

Continue reading

The Obama Presidency: A Preliminary Assessment (Suny Series

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.83 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Occasionally speeches included in the Record were never actually delivered on the floor of either house but are inserted to impress voters in home districts. According to the Department of Justice, the government has used the material witness law to secure the detention of less than fifty people (it has refused to release the exact number) in connection with the September 11 investigations. 41 The U. Its Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the principle law enforcement body, and its Immigration and Naturalization Service administers immigration laws.

Continue reading

Boycott-Girlcott The Presidential Elections in 2016: The

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.60 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Section 8. [1] The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States; [2] To borrow money on the credit of the United States; [3] To regulate Commerce with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with the Indian Tribes; [4] To establish an uniform Rule of Naturalization, and uniform Laws on the subject of Bankruptcies throughout the United States; [5] To coin Money, regulate the Value thereof, and of foreign Coin, and fix the Standard of Weights and Measures; [6] To provide for the Punishment of counterfeiting the Securities and current Coin of the United States; [7] To establish Post Offices and post Roads; [8] To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries; [9] To constitute Tribunals inferior to the supreme Court; [10] To define and punish Piracies and Felonies committed on the high Seas, and Offenses against the Law of Nations; [11] To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water; [12] To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two Years; [13] To provide and maintain a Navy; [14] To make Rules for the Government and Regulation of the land and naval Forces; [15] To provide for calling forth the Militia to execute the Laws of the Union, suppress Insurrections and repel Invasions; [16] To provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining the Militia, and for governing such Part of them as may be employed in the Service of the United States, reserving to the States respectively, the Appointment of the Officers, and the Authority of training the Militia according to the discipline prescribed by Congress; [17] To exercise exclusive Legislation in all Cases whatsoever, over such District (not exceeding ten Miles square) as may, by Cession of particular States, and the acceptance of Congress, become the Seat of the Government of the United States, and to exercise like Authority over all Places purchased by the Consent of the Legislature of the State in which the Same shall be, for the Erection of Forts, Magazines, Arsenals, dock-Yards, and other needful Buildings; —And [18] To make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof.

Continue reading

The Year of Obama: How Barack Obama Won the White House

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.38 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The President is the highest official of the Executive branch. Some people argue that when we have Government-sponsored enterprises 80 we are privatizing the profits and socializing the risk. Members of the President's party turn to him to lead their party, set party priorities and rally the troops. Joint sessions are also held when the president or a foreign dignitary addresses both houses. In-the past, managers of government corporations have sometimes used their quasi-gov- ernment status to insulate themselves from real private competition (they claimed they were pursuing public missions for which the private sector was ill-equipped) and from real public oversight (they claimed they needed insula- tion from political forces to compete effectively in the private sector).

Continue reading

The Army Command Post and Defense Reshaping 1987-1997

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.20 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

No. 1 is that I do not think the Energy De- partment has done a very good job of cleaning it up, either. The President also has the Constitutional authority to veto any legislation the Congress passes. He has spoken of our primary allegiance to the values America stands for, calling for us to build one America. Among the most obvious and important violations of international law to which U. It makes much more sense to restructure government from the bottom-up, to best serve the nation's citizens.

Continue reading

The Breach: Inside the Impeachment and Trial of William

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.12 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Being able to interpret the law gives the Judicial branch a special kind of power. Pech's company was the plaintiff in the Supreme Court's 1995 Adarand v. Congress may go farther than the President and pass laws fixing a particular holiday and granting paid leave to federal employees, but the President is free in the absence of congressional action to recommend such celebrations as he sees fit. Deepak Gupta, Founder, Gupta Beck PLLC, and Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center and former Senior Litigation Counsel and Senior Counsel for Enforcement Strategy, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Prof.

Continue reading

Divider, Not a Uniter: George W. Bush and the American

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.75 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In that case, the self-employed lobbyist is treated as a lobbying firm. As the Office of the Inspector General noted, the lengthy investigations “had enormous ramifications,” since detainees “languished” in prison while waiting for their names to be cleared. 34 Despite the Inspector General’s scathing criticism of the government’s treatment of the detainees, the Department of Justice was unrepentant, issuing a public statement that it makes “no apologies for finding every legal way possible to protect the American public from further terrorist attacks.— The consequences of not doing so could mean life or death.” 35 As of October 2003, the executive branch had adopted only two of the Inspector General’s twenty-one recommendations designed to prevent a repetition of the problems documented.

Continue reading