President and Congress /

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Main Author: Binkley, Wilfred E. 1883-1965.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Vintage Books, 1962.
Edition:Third revised edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • The problem in the Constitutional convention: How shall the executive be related to the legislature?
  • The solution of the Federalist party.
  • The solution of the Jeffersonian republicans.
  • The Jacksonian revolution.
  • The Jacksonian view of the executive prevails.
  • Lincoln and Congress.
  • The reaction against the executive.
  • The hegemony of the Senate.
  • Congressional government.
  • The leadership of William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt.
  • The theory and practice of Woodrow Wilson.
  • Three typical Republican presidents.
  • The presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt.
  • The presidency in world war II.
  • Summary and conclusions.