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The Resource Fighting for the speakership : the House and the rise of party government, Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart III, (electronic resource)

Fighting for the speakership : the House and the rise of party government, Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart III, (electronic resource)

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Fighting for the speakership : the House and the rise of party government
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Fighting for the speakership
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the House and the rise of party government
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Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart III
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index present
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non fiction
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Princeton studies in American politics : Historical, international, and comparative perspectives
Fighting for the speakership : the House and the rise of party government, Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart III, (electronic resource)
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Fighting for the speakership : the House and the rise of party government, Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart III, (electronic resource)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The evolving roles and responsibilities of House officers in the antebellum era -- Organizational politics under the secret ballot -- Bringing the selection of House officers into the open -- Shoring up partisan control: the speakership elections of 1839 and 1847 -- Partisan tumult on the floor: the speakership elections of 1849 and 1855-56 -- The speakership and the rise of the Republican Party -- Caucus governance and the rise of the organizational cartel, 1861-1891 -- The organizational cartel persists, 1891-2011 -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1. Summary of house organization, 1st-112th Congress (1789-2011) -- Appendix 2. Election of house speaker, 1st-112th Congresses -- Appendix 3. Election of House clerk, 1st-112th Congresses -- Appendix 4. Election of House printer, 15th-36th Congresses -- Appendix 5. Summary of democratic and Republican speaker caucus nominations, 38th-112th Congresses -- Appendix 6. Democratic and Republican caucus nominations for speaker, 38th-112th Congresses
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xvi, 476 p.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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