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Group representation before Congress

Pendleton Herring

Group representation before Congress

by Pendleton Herring

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Lobbying,
    • Lobbying -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Pendleton Herring.
      SeriesStudies in administration - Institute for Government Research, Studies in administration (Washington, D.C.) ;, no. 22.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1118 .H4 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 309 p.
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5993356M
      LC Control Number66024706

      Article I of the Constitution establishes the legislative branch. Section 1 reads: All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives. The remaining sections of Article I go on to list specifics about how Congress must be formed and run. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Group representation.

      Books shelved as books-to-read-before-you-die: by George Orwell, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, To Missing: Group representation. Theories of political representation often begin by specifying the terms for the first four components. For instance, democratic theorists often limit the types of representatives being discussed to formal representatives — that is, to representatives who hold elected offices. One reason that the concept of representation remains elusive is.

      The United States Constitution has served as the supreme law of the United States since taking effect in The document was written at the Philadelphia Convention and was ratified through a series of state conventions held in and Since , the Constitution has been amended twenty-seven times; particularly important amendments include the ten .   The ratio of representation prescribed by Article I of the Constitution is nearly universally ignored, to the detriment of the governed. By Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.


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