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America back on track

Author: Edward M Kennedy
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2006.
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With a Senate career that has spanned more than four decades, Edward M. Kennedy has become one of the strongest voices in American politics. In this, his first major policy book in more than twenty years, he argues that America is at a crossroads, having departed more deeply from its fundamental ideals than at any time in its modern history. In response to this erosion of basic values, he presents a sweeping agenda  Read more...
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Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009.
America back on track.
New York : Viking, 2006
(OCoLC)607613082
Online version:
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009.
America back on track.
New York : Viking, 2006
(OCoLC)608098429
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward M Kennedy
ISBN: 0670037648 9780670037643
OCLC Number: 65538749
Description: xi, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Seven challenges --
Reclaiming our constitutional democracy --
Protecting our national security --
Participating in a shrinking world --
Creating an economy for all --
Guaranteeing health care for every American --
Continuing the march of progress --
Uniting America.
Responsibility: Edward M. Kennedy.
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With a Senate career that has spanned more than four decades, Edward M. Kennedy has become one of the strongest voices in American politics. In this, his first major policy book in more than twenty years, he argues that America is at a crossroads, having departed more deeply from its fundamental ideals than at any time in its modern history. In response to this erosion of basic values, he presents a sweeping agenda for reform and renewal, speaking to the country's most significant needs at home and abroad. National security, the war in Iraq, terrorism, and key domestic challenges such as jobs, health care, education, civil rights, energy, and the environment all receive major attention in his proposals to counter the harmful policies of the current administration, restore America's respect in the world, and create a better America here at home where democracy, individual opportunity, equal justice, and innovation can flourish.--From publisher description.

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