CQ's Guide to Current American Government: Spring 2007, 2007 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604263598
  • ISBN-13: 9781604263596
  • DDC: 320.973090
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Overview

CQ's Guide to Current American Government is a collection of the best Congressional Quarterly reporting, explanation, and analysis on issues and events affecting the United States.Ideal for either specific research or general reporting, these selections represent the critical issues and controversies of the past six months. CQ's Guide to Current American Government provides up-to-date examination and analysis of these current issues and controversies and allows readers to put today's headlines into historical perspective.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Foundations of American Government.
2: Data Drip.
3: Limits of ‘Fair Use’ Tested By Google Library Project.
4: Video Game Ratings: A Hot-Button Issue.
5: Budget Villain, Local Hero.
6: Political Participation.
7: Supreme Court OKs Texas Redistricting.
8: Conservative ‘Club’ Wins With a Broader Battle Plan.
9: Blue State Special.
10: A Life Line Drawn In Political Sand.
11: Wilson Takes a Risk By Taking a Stand.
12: Government Institutions.
13: Lawmakers Blast FBI’s Hill Raid.
14: Where’s the Bite?.
15: Revisiting Homeland Security.
16: Taking Sides.
17: The War on Terror.
18: The Bush Bench.
19: Privacy Battle Shaping Up Over Cell Phone Tracking.
20: Better Late Than Never.
21: Restraint vs. Rationality.
22: Politics and Public Policy.
23: Molding the Loan Market.
24: Revolution vs. Evolution in Cuba.
25: Dream Army’s Rude Awakening.
26: Stem Cell Politics: An Unsettled Issue.
27: Searching for Competition.com.
28: White Powder.
Appendix.
The Legislative Process in Brief.
The Budget Process in Brief.
Glossary of Congressional Terms.
Congressional Information on the Internet.
Index.