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Vice-presidential power

Paul Charles Light

Vice-presidential power

advice and influence in the White House

by Paul Charles Light

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Vice-Presidents -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul C. Light.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK609.5 .L53 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3186938M
      ISBN 100801830583
      LC Control Number83048050

        And Biden’s thoughts on the subject today seem eerily familiar. Vice President Biden touted his role in the White House, saying he spends between . “An accessible, wide-ranging discussion of an important aspect of presidential power.” —Law and Politics Book Review “In an era when the president’s constitutional powers are ever more important, it is an anomaly that the pardon power has been so little analyzed.

      Presidential power and its limitations and functions, duties, and responsibilities of the U.S. President.   The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, by Robert A. Caro. Wedged between LBJ’s triumphant Senate career and his presidency, this fourth volume in Caro’s acclaimed Years of Lyndon Johnson series addresses the failed presidential campaign of , the three frustrating years as vice president, and the transition between the Kennedy and Johnson administrations.

        If the implicit theme of “A Day in the Life of the Vice President” is Pence’s power and importance, his goodness and piety, the explicit message of Oliver’s book is, in the words of.   ‘With urgency, she accepted him, fascinated by the power, and for a moment, she wavered, wondering if she was prepared. In the next second, she knew she could never be,’ Stacey Abrams wrote under the pen name ‘Selena Montgomery’ in Abrams intended that passage to describe a romantic encounter in her saucy book Secrets and Lies, but it could perhaps just as easily .


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The Vice Presidency is a unique office. Vice presidents occupy a unique and important position, living partway in the spotlight and part in the wings. Of the 48 vice presidents who have served the United States, 14 have become president; eight of these have risen to the Oval Office because of a president’s death or assassination, and one became president after his boss’s resignation.

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Commander-in-chief. The president of the United States is the commander-in-chief of the United States Armed Forces and as such exercises supreme operational command over all national military forces of the United States.

In this capacity, the president has the power to launch, direct, and supervise military operations, order or authorize the deployment of troops (in foreign countries.

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Vice Presidential Assignments by Congress President Truman used "Veep", Alben Barkley, for liaison with Congress. President Eisenhower kept VP Nixon busy by attending Cabinet meetings, undertaking foreign trips, campaigning in the midterm elections, and strengthening relations with Congress.

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prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Light, Paul C. Vice-Presidential Power: Advice and Influence in the White House. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, Sindler, Allan P. Unchosen Presidents: The Vice President and Other Frustrations of Presidential Succession.

Berkeley: University of California, Young, Klyde and Lamar Middleton. ‘The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson’ by Robert A. Caro. (Knopf) In Caro’s account, LBJ comes across by turns as insecure. When VICE, the new Dick Cheney biopic, was released we couldn’t wait to get Joel Goldstein’s opinion of the film.

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