Readings in American Government and Politics

الغلاف الأمامي
Macmillan, 1913 - 638 من الصفحات

من داخل الكتاب

ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة

لم نعثر على أي مراجعات في الأماكن المعتادة.

المحتوى

The call for the Constitutional Convention of 1787
43
can constitutional system
49
CHAPTER IV
56
71
71
An appeal for the right to vote
78
Restrictions on special legislation
84
The Republican party and war politics
100
Contemporary political issues
107
Wel SX VII
112
Power of the federal courts over state statutes
114
Bentons criticism of the convention system I 20
120
A state political machine
127
THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
134
The supremacy of federal
140
Reciprocal guarantee of privileges and immunities among the several
146
CHAPTER IX
154
Counting the electoral vote in the states
159
The Democratic unit rule
167
The chairman of the national committee
168
The question of centralization in administration
172
CHAPTER X
176
desman in foreign affairs
181
The President as national spokesman in foreign affairs
183
Legislatures and railways
188
The presidential message
192
Pongo przewo 1854
193
Ibid 636
197
so The executive departments and Congress
200
The leading difficulties in city government
201
The spoils system in national administration
206
Municipal legislative reference
207
The civil service act
208
President Cleveland and the place hunters
211
CHAPTER XII
214
The apportionment of representatives among the states
218
The law governing the election of Senators
221
Popular election of Senators in Oregon
225
95
233
The necessary and proper clause
245
Political significance of the speakership
257
Nel committee
262
Congress and presidential influence
265
Express powers conferred on Congress by the Constitution
291
fu Mattum the Dingley Tariff Act
337
CHAPTER XIX
343
State interference with interstate commerce
348
The interstate commerce commission at work
356
Why forest reservations should be made
364
The reclamation of arid lands
371
Our relations with Cuba
378
The Philippine assembly
385
Recora XXXV Part 6959
391
How a territory is authorized to form a constitution
397
Arguments on womans suffrage
405
CHAPTER XV
411
The veto power
414
The recall in Oregon Beard and Shultz Documents on the Initiative Referendum
418
Arguments against the initiative and referendum
424
CHAPTER XXIV
432
The call of an extraordinary session
447
Government by commission
453
Legislative apportionment
462
The legislative committee of inquiry
471
Legislation against corporations
484
Roosevelt on the recall of judicial decisions
495
NA Cehitational provisions
498
The New York check on the legislature
512
CHAPTER XXVIII
535
Power of the courts to pass on the constitutionality of federal
537
ment 131
541
Municipal parks
545
Politics and public utilities
552
The Indiana township
560
Senate Reports 47th Congress No
567
Office holders in politics Parker G F Writings of Grover cieveland 49 sq
578
Some primitive election devices National Conference on Practical Reform of primary Elections
584
The problem of assessing property
590
Taxation of personal property
597
The inheritance tax
603
Control of railways by commission
609
The doctrine of strict construction
614
The Supreme Court and labor legislation
617
Ibid X 203
635
545
637
حقوق النشر

طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات

عبارات ومصطلحات مألوفة

مقاطع مشهورة

الصفحة 19 - States shall be divided or appropriated ; of granting letters of marque and reprisal in times of peace, appointing courts for the trial of piracies and felonies committed on the high seas, and establishing courts for receiving and determining finally appeals in all cases of captures, provided that no member of Congress shall be appointed a judge of any of the said courts.
الصفحة 198 - Measures; 6 To provide for the Punishment of counterfeiting the Securities and current Coin of the United States...
الصفحة 13 - For suspending our own legislatures, and declaring themselves invested with power to legislate for us in all cases whatsoever. He has abdicated government here, by declaring us out of his protection and waging war against us. He has plundered our seas, ravaged our coasts, burned our towns, and destroyed the lives of our people. He is at this time transporting large armies of foreign mercenaries to complete the works of death, desolation, and tyranny already begun with circumstances of cruelty and...
الصفحة 583 - No bill of attainder or ex post facto law shall be passed. 4. No capitation, or other direct, tax shall be laid, unless in proportion to the census or enumeration hereinbefore directed to be taken.1 5. No tax or duty shall be laid on articles exported from any State.
الصفحة 23 - The committee of the States, or any nine of them, shall be authorized to execute in the recess of Congress, such of the powers of Congress as the United States in Congress assembled, by the consent of nine States, shall from time to time think expedient to vest them with...
الصفحة 339 - States may exercise the right to intervene for the preservation of Cuban independence, the maintenance of a government adequate for the protection of life, property, and individual liberty, and for discharging the obligations with respect to Cuba imposed by the treaty of Paris on the United States, now to be assumed and undertaken by the government of Cuba.
الصفحة 19 - States in proportion to the value of all land within each State, granted to or surveyed for, any person, as such land and the buildings and improvements thereon shall be estimated, according to such mode as the United States in Congress assembled shall from time to time direct and appoint.
الصفحة 22 - ... place appointed, and within the time agreed on by the United States in Congress assembled ; but if the United States in Congress assembled shall, on consideration of circumstances, judge proper that any State should not raise men, or should raise a smaller number than its quota, and that any other State should raise a greater number of men than the quota thereof, such extra number shall be raised, officered...
الصفحة 16 - ... treason, felony, or other high misdemeanor in any State, shall flee from justice, and be found in any of the United States, he shall, upon demand of the governor or executive power of the State from which he fled, be delivered up, and removed to the State having jurisdiction of his offense. Full faith and credit shall be given, in each of these States, to the records, acts, and judicial proceedings of the courts and magistrates of every other State.
الصفحة 19 - All charges of war, and all other expenses that shall be incurred for the common defence or general welfare, and allowed by the United States in Congress assembled, shall be defrayed out of a common treasury, which shall be supplied by the several states, in proportion to the value of all land within each state...

معلومات المراجع