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The Resource Amendment XVII : establishing election to the U.S. Senate, Jeff Hay, book editor

Amendment XVII : establishing election to the U.S. Senate, Jeff Hay, book editor

Label
Amendment XVII : establishing election to the U.S. Senate
Title
Amendment XVII
Title remainder
establishing election to the U.S. Senate
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Hay, book editor
Title variation
  • Amendment 17
  • Amendment seventeen
  • Establishing election to the U.S. Senate
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides historical background information about the Seventeenth Amendment and includes essays that debate issues associated with establishing election to the United States Senate
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
342.73/055
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4913
LC item number
.A96 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Constitutional amendments : beyond the Bill of Rights
Label
Amendment XVII : establishing election to the U.S. Senate, Jeff Hay, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical background on the Seventeenth Amedment -- The Senate is the real power in the U.S. government / A. Maurice Low -- Senators serve powerful financial interests instead of the American people / David Graham Phillips -- Advocates of the Seventeenth Amendment hoped that it would minimize corruption / Lewis L. Gould -- The Seventeenth Amendment inspired passionate debate in the Senate / The New York Times -- The Seventeenth Amendment was the work of a small group of congressional "progressives" / A. Bower Sageser -- Calls to repeal or change the Seventeenth Amendment -- The Seventeenth Amendment has made the Senate less effective / George H. Haynes -- The Seventeenth Amendment has inspired a wave of federalist decisions in the U.S. Supreme Court / John Dean -- The Seventeenth Amendment destroyed federalism in the United States / Zell Miller -- Repeal of the Seventeenth Amendment will not improve the Senate / Lewis Gould -- The Seventeenth Amendment should be changed to prevent state governors from appointing senators / Russ Feingold -- The Seventeenth Amendment should not be changed but should be repealed altogether / George Will -- The Seventeenth Amendment is an improvement on the alternatives / Publius -- The Seventeenth Amendment in contemporary America -- The Seventeenth Amendment ensures that senators are directly elected / Constitutional Accountability Center -- Politicians should not try to circumvent the intent of the Seventeenth Amendment / Michael Collins -- The Seventeenth Amendment did not go far enough / Jennifer Rubin -- States that appoint Senate replacements should hold special elections instead / Jerry H. Goldfeder -- A respected senator plans ahead / Fredreka Schouten and Kathy Kiely
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780737751123
Lccn
2009054110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn441154886
Label
Amendment XVII : establishing election to the U.S. Senate, Jeff Hay, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical background on the Seventeenth Amedment -- The Senate is the real power in the U.S. government / A. Maurice Low -- Senators serve powerful financial interests instead of the American people / David Graham Phillips -- Advocates of the Seventeenth Amendment hoped that it would minimize corruption / Lewis L. Gould -- The Seventeenth Amendment inspired passionate debate in the Senate / The New York Times -- The Seventeenth Amendment was the work of a small group of congressional "progressives" / A. Bower Sageser -- Calls to repeal or change the Seventeenth Amendment -- The Seventeenth Amendment has made the Senate less effective / George H. Haynes -- The Seventeenth Amendment has inspired a wave of federalist decisions in the U.S. Supreme Court / John Dean -- The Seventeenth Amendment destroyed federalism in the United States / Zell Miller -- Repeal of the Seventeenth Amendment will not improve the Senate / Lewis Gould -- The Seventeenth Amendment should be changed to prevent state governors from appointing senators / Russ Feingold -- The Seventeenth Amendment should not be changed but should be repealed altogether / George Will -- The Seventeenth Amendment is an improvement on the alternatives / Publius -- The Seventeenth Amendment in contemporary America -- The Seventeenth Amendment ensures that senators are directly elected / Constitutional Accountability Center -- Politicians should not try to circumvent the intent of the Seventeenth Amendment / Michael Collins -- The Seventeenth Amendment did not go far enough / Jennifer Rubin -- States that appoint Senate replacements should hold special elections instead / Jerry H. Goldfeder -- A respected senator plans ahead / Fredreka Schouten and Kathy Kiely
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9780737751123
Lccn
2009054110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn441154886

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