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Unitary Executive Theory and the Imperial Presidency - Civil Liberties
A profile of the concept of the imperial presidency and the unitary executive theory.
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/waronterror/p/imperial101.htm
History of the Imperial Presidency - Civil Liberties - About.com
Historian Arthur Schlesinger coins the term "imperial presidency" in his book of the same title, writing that the Nixon administration represents the culmination of  ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/historyprofiles/tp/Imperial-Presidency-History-Timeline.htm
Quotes About Presidential Power - Quotations About ... - Civil Liberties
The power of the presidency has long been subject to debate. ... to as the problem of the imperial presidency, the office has always concentrated so much power ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/activismadvocacy/tp/Presidency-Quotes.htm
President Clinton's Legacy and the Unitary Executive Theory
That wasn't the Clinton administration's only contribution to the imperial presidency. As the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) was passed in 1978 to ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/waronterror/a/clinton_legacy.htm
Presidential Bill Signing Statements - Purposes and Legality
In his article Imperial Presidency 101-the Unitary Executive Theory, Civil Liberties Guide Tom Head refers to presidential signing statements as being documents ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepresidentandcabinet/a/signing.htm
Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics: nixon, presidency ...
Aug 19, 2004 ... "Part of President Nixon's problem was the credibility his acts gave to charges that his was an imperial Presidency. When Nixon designed ...
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10 Things George W. Bush Did Right on Civil Liberties
Former President George W. Bush made several accomplishments during his ... The Imperial Presidency and the Unitary Executive Theory · President Bush on ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/profiles/tp/What-Bush-Has-Done-Right.htm
Civil Liberties History and Timelines - About.com
The term "imperial presidency" was coined by historian Arthur M. Schlesinger in 1973. In the years since, it has come to refer to a postwar trend favoring the ...
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Civil Liberties and the War on Terror - About.com
On September 20th, President Bush formally declared a War on Terror--one that " will not end until every terrorist group of global reach has been found, stopped, ...
http://civilliberty.about.com/od/waronterror/tp/Civil-Liberties-War-on-Terror-History-Timeline.htm
President Obama's 2014 White House ... - Political Humor
(Laughter.) Anyway, this year, I've promised to use more executive actions to get things done without Congress. My critics call this the “imperial presidency.
http://politicalhumor.about.com/od/whitehousecorrespondents/fl/Transcript-Obama-White-House-Correspondents-Dinner-2014.htm
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