viii, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781442211728 cloth alkaline paper 1442211725 cloth alkaline paper 9781442211735 paperback alkaline paper 1442211733 paperback alkaline paper 9781442211742 electronic 1442211741 electronic
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Navigating Congress / Jacob R. Straus Congressional leadership / Matthew Glassman Toppling the king of the Hill : understanding innovation in House practice / James V. Saturno The appropriations process and limitation amendments : a case study on party politics and the House floor / Jessica Tollestrup Minority party strategies and the evolution of the motion to recommit in the U.S. House / Jennifer Hayes Clark Let's vote : the rise and impact of roll call votes in the age of electronic voting / Jacob R. Straus The caucus process as a catalyst for democracy / Major R. Owens The death of deliberation : party and procedure in the modern Unites States Senate / James Wallner Beyond motions to table : exploring the procedural toolkit of the majority party in the United States Senate / Aaron S. King, Francis J. Orlando, and David W. Rohde Defense authorization : the Senate's last best hope / Colleen J. Shogan Filibustering and partisanship in the modern Senate / Gregory Koger Ping pong and other Congressional pursuits : party leaders and post-passage procedural choice / Barbara Sinclair Legislative sausage-making : health care reform in the 111th Congress / Mark J. Oleszek and Walter J. Oleszek.
KF4937 .P37 2012
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Pub.,