Congressional Roll Call: 2008, 2008 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604266651
  • ISBN-13: 9781604266658
  • DDC: 328.73077
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 331 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released January 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

Congressional Roll Call provides an objective, authoritative member-by-member survey and analysis of every roll call vote taken in the House and Senate with the best summaries of the bills available anywhere. A compilation of the famed CQ Almanac, this precise resource will provide the researcher with all the details on 2007 voting. Of particular interest in the 2007 edition, Congressional Roll Call covers the first session of the new Democratic-controlled Congress.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Other Frontmatter.
Introduction.
1: Session Overview: A Year of Partisanship, Financial Crises and History Made at the Polls.
2: Congressional Leadership: Leaders: 110th Congress, 2nd Session.
3: Session Highlights: 110th Congress, 2nd Session.
4: Session Statistics: 110th Congress, 2nd Session: By the Numbers.
5: Eight Years, A Dozen Bush Vetoes.
6: Vote Studies.
7: Guide to Vote Analyses: CQ Vote Study Guide.
8: Presidential Support: Compromise, Procedural Clout Help Bush Win on Some Big Issues.
9: How Often the President Wins.
10: Leading Scorers: Presidential Support.
11: Share of Presidential Positions Increases.
12: Background: Presidential Support Background.
13: List of House and Senate Votes: 2008 Presidential Position Votes.
14: Individual Scores: Senate.
15: Individual Scores: House.
16: Party Unity: Polarization Pushed to Limit Again.
17: Democrats Dominate in House, Not Senate.
18: House Democrats Remain United.
19: Leading Scorers: Party.
20: Frequency of Party-Unity Votes Drops.
21: Party-Unity Background.
22: Party-Unity History.
23: Individual Scores: House.
24: Individual Scores: Senate.
25: Voting Participation Scores Drop.
26: Participation in Floor Votes Falls Off.
27: Voting Participation History.
28: Individual Scores: Senate.
29: Individual Scores: House.
30: Key Votes.
31: Key Votes: Financial Rescues, Pivotal Roll Calls: Recession Forces Painful Choices.
32: House Votes.
33: Senate Votes.
34: In The House ǀ By Vote Number.
35: In The Senate ǀ By Vote Number.
36: House Roll Call Votes.
Bill Number Index: House Roll Call Index by Bill Number.
37: Individual Roll Call Votes Part 1: In the House by Vote Number.
38: Individual Roll Call Votes Part 2: In the House by Vote Number.
39: Individual Roll Call Votes Part 3: In the House by Vote Number.
Subject Index: House Roll Call Index by Subject.
40: Senate Roll Call Votes.
Bill Number Index: Senate Roll Call Index by Bill Number.
41: Individual Roll Call Votes: In the Senate.
Subject Index: Senate Roll Call Index by Subject.