Addressing the State of the Union
The Evolution and Impact of the President's Big SpeechBook - 2006
Exploring how and why the State of the Union address came to be a key tool in the exercise of presidential power, this work outlines the ways presidents use it to gain attention, to communicate, and to make specific policy proposals. It looks at the relationship between contemporary presidential leadership and Congressional lawmaking.
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, c2006
Branch Call Number: JK587 .H65 2006
Characteristics: ix, 213 p. ; 24 cm