Presidental Power: Barack Obama and the Bush-Cheney Legacy

Title

Presidental Power: Barack Obama and the Bush-Cheney Legacy

Authors

Charlie Savage

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Description

Charlie Savage, The New York Times, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist.

How President Obama’s team has grappled with the executive powers they inherited from the Bush-Cheney administration presents a case study in the multi-generational, bipartisan trend toward escalating White House authority – and a warning sign for the future of American-style checks and balances.

Publication Date

10-21-2010

Keywords

Barack Obama, Bush-Cheney, Presidental Power, White House authority

Presidental Power: Barack Obama and the Bush-Cheney Legacy
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