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The Resource The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track, Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein

The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track, Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein

Label
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track
Title
The broken branch
Title remainder
how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track
Statement of responsibility
Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Two nationally renowned congressional scholars review the evolution of Congress from the early days of the republic to 2006, arguing that extreme partisanship and a disregard for institutional procedures are responsible for the institution's current state of dysfunction
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
328.73
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1041
LC item number
.M36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Institutions of American democracy
Label
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track, Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands."
  • "The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-255) 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
The first branch of government : theory and practice -- The seeds of the contemporary problem, 1969-1994 -- A decade of Republican control -- Institutional decline -- The case of continuity
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 272 pages
Isbn
9780195174465
Lccn
2006002568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006690509
  • 464624
Label
The broken branch : how Congress is failing America and how to get it back on track, Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein
Link
Publication
Note
  • "The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands."
  • "The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-255) 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
The first branch of government : theory and practice -- The seeds of the contemporary problem, 1969-1994 -- A decade of Republican control -- Institutional decline -- The case of continuity
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 272 pages
Isbn
9780195174465
Lccn
2006002568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • BK0006690509
  • 464624

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