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It's even worse than it looks : how the American constitutional system collided with the new politics of extremism

Author: Thomas E Mann; Norman J Ornstein; William Hughes
Publisher: [Ashland, OR] : Blackstone Audio, ℗2012.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two leading experts on Congress outline recommendations for ending obstructionist tactics and artificial barriers to compromise, suggesting specific institutional restructuring measures while calling on the public and media to work with government to correct problems rather than perpetuating acerbic campaign cycles.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas E Mann; Norman J Ornstein; William Hughes
ISBN: 9781470823870 147082387X
OCLC Number: 794360904
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Duration: 6:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by William Hughes.
Description: 6 audio discs (approximately 6 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: pt. 1. The problem : The new politics of hostage taking ; The seeds of dysfunction ; Beyond the debt ceiling fiasco --
pt. 2. What to do about it : Bromides to avoid ; Fixing the party system ; Reforming U.S. political institutions ; Navigating the current system.
Responsibility: Thomas E. Mann and Norman J. Ornstein.

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Two leading experts on Congress outline recommendations for ending obstructionist tactics and artificial barriers to compromise, suggesting specific institutional restructuring measures while calling on the public and media to work with government to correct problems rather than perpetuating acerbic campaign cycles.

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