The Choice of War: The Iraq War and the Just War Tradition

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We the People no longer have any "money." Unmrtunately, tne present system of enforcing discrimination charges is broken and requires a fundamental rethinking of the charge process, not just tinkering around the edges. Notwithstanding the preceding sentence— (A) a former officer or employee of the executive branch of the United States (including any independent agency) who is subject to the restrictions contained in subsection (a)(1) with respect to a particular matter may not, except pursuant to court order, serve as an expert witness for any other person (except the United States) in that matter; and (B) a former officer or employee of the District of Columbia who is subject to the restrictions contained in subsection (a)(1) with respect to a particular matter may not, except pursuant to court order, serve as an expert witness for any other person (except the District of Columbia) in that matter. (7) Political parties and campaign committees.—(A) Except as provided in subparagraph (B), the restrictions contained in subsections (c), (d), and (e) shall not apply to a communication or appearance made solely on behalf of a candidate in his or her capacity as a candidate, an authorized committee, a national committee, a national Federal campaign committee, a State committee, or a political party. (i) any communication to, or appearance before, the Federal Election Commission by a former officer or employee of the Federal Election Commission; or (ii) a communication or appearance made by a person who is subject to the restrictions contained in subsections (c), (d), or (e) if, at the time of the communication or appearance, the person is employed by a person or entity other than— (I) a candidate, an authorized committee, a national committee, a national Federal campaign committee, a State committee, or a political party; or (II) a person or entity who represents, aids, or advises only persons or entities described in subclause (I). (i) the term “candidate” means any person who seeks nomination for election, or election, to Federal or State office or who has authorized others to explore on his or her behalf the possibility of seeking nomination for election, or election, to Federal or State office; (ii) the term “authorized committee” means any political committee designated in writing by a candidate as authorized to receive contributions or make expenditures to promote the nomination for election, or the election, of such candidate, or to explore the possibility of seeking nomination for election, or the election, of such candidate, except that a political committee that receives contributions or makes expenditures to promote more than 1 candidate may not be designated as an authorized committee for purposes of subparagraph (A); (iii) the term “national committee” means the organization which, by virtue of the bylaws of a political party, is responsible for the day-to-day operation of such political party at the national level; (iv) the term “national Federal campaign committee” means an organization that, by virtue of the bylaws of a political party, is established primarily for the purpose of providing assistance, at the national level, to candidates nominated by that party for election to the office of Senator or Representative in, or Delegate or Resident Commissioner to, the Congress; (v) the term “State committee” means the organization which, by virtue of the bylaws of a political party, is responsible for the day-to-day operation of such political pa rty at the State level; (vi) the term “political party” means an association, committee, or organization that nominates a candidate for election to any Federal or State elected office whose name appears on the election ballot as the candidate of such association, committee, or organization; and (vii) the term “State” means a State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and any territory or possession of the United States. (k) (1) (A) The president may grant a waiver of a restriction imposed by this section to any officer or employee described in paragraph (2) if the President determines and certifies in writing that it is in the public interest to grant the waiver and that the services of the officer or employee are critically needed for the benefit of the Federal Government.

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The History Buff's Guide to the Presidents: Top Ten Rankings

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For the second quarterly period, “Y” will report that “D” no longer meets the definition of “lobbyist” for Client “Z” on Line 23 of Form LD-2. C., without complying with the provisions of Navy-Yard Order No. 13. Hereafter all employees of the Office of Public Buildings and Grounds, except the Park Police, shall be entitled to the usual half holiday on Saturday during the months of July, August and September, for which all the annual employees shall be paid. Its advocates often argue that transferring programs to the private sector will permit the government to abandon its responsibility.

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The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History of the End of the

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Regardless of any views on the merits of the Libyan intervention, there is no question that from the start President Obama failed to consult Congress in an appropriately deliberate manner. Since then, Congress passes an overall legislative scheme, and delegates the details to be written by un-elected, un-accountable bureaucrats in the various Executive Agencies. But serious reform must go beyond the general administrative offices and pene- trate at the level of the programs and their administration.

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Presidents Fact Book Revised and Updated: The Achievements,

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Acenc v for International Development The goals of the U. Some work on legislation in Washington, D. A hall- mark of a responsive and effective government may be the ability to mix structures and tools in ways that are consistent with overriding goals and principles while pro- viding the best match with the nature of the program or service. The following is an illustrative set of questions. In September 2012, certification criteria were established to provide a clear implementation direction to ONC-Authorized Certification Bodies for certifying Health IT Modules.

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Obama's Third Term: Follow President Obama's Secret Path To

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The Heritage Plan would radically change the structure of the Federal Govern- ment and the way certain major programs are delivered. C. § 1604(d) ) does not contemplate a breakdown, delineation or separation of expenses. Third, each day we tackle extraordinarily fascinating legal questions. Mail was still delivered to a central location, usually from post office to post office. No doctrine involving more pernicious consequences was ever invented by the wit of man than that any of its provisions can be suspended during any of the great exigencies of government.

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Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents Vol. 43, no. 41

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The amendment was subsequently ratified by Minnesota on January 17, 1919; Wisconsin, January 17, 1919; New Mexico, January 20, 1919; Nevada, January 21, 1919; New York, January 29, 1919; Vermont, January 29, 1919; Pennsylvania, February 25, 1919; Connecticut, May 6, 1919; and New Jersey, March 9, 1922. Gore, there was no politically appropriate response to be levied against the responsible Justices themselves. To make sure that there was an equal balance of power among the branches, a system of checks and balances was devised so that each branch could limit the power of the others.... [tags: U.

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The Clinton Years (Presidential Profiles)

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During the first quarter of 2015, “R” made lobbying contacts concerning both matters on behalf of “B” and a separate bill was introduced for each matter (S.123 for chemical X and S.456 for chemical Y). “R” reports in its LD-2 filing for Q1 that the general issue area code for these bills is “TAR,” and the specific issues lobbied upon were the substance of the bills, citing to the bill number, if a bill has been introduced (e.g., “temporary tariff suspension for chemical X (S.123) and temporary tariff reduction for chemical Y (S.456)”).

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The Development of the American Presidency

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Most of the private companies and State governments we contacted in a recent review of their downsizing strategies emphasized the importance of workforce planning to tar- get the right positions for elimination. Government in the minds of many citizens sim- 83 ply is not working well, and if we are going to restructure govern- ment, we need to do it not from the top down, but from the bottom up, to try to reorganize it in a way to insure that service is the goal and that effective service provision is the outcome.

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The Roots of Obama's Rage

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The Department of Energy, to which Senator Glenn has already referred, was one of the first agencies we looked at in Phase II. On them extracted from support him and wait makes it even more likely that. Library of Congress is first.) The USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) serves as an export promotion and service agency for U. He learned in school that the executive branch of the government was headed by the United States President who had the final authority in many government decisions.

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Profiles in courage

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These proposals impress me as reasonable starting points for remaking HUD. The deputy attorney general coordinates the operation of the department and supervises the federal district attorneys and marshals. The Rank Members are members of the presidential cabinet who are not heads of executive departments. The following-named temporary clerks, now employed in the Bureau of the Census in connection with the compilation of the census of the Philippine Islands, may be permanently appointed, at the salaries they are now receiving, to positions within the competitive classified service, it appearing that the original appointments, without certifications from the registers of the Civil Service Commission, were necessary for the reason that the Commission was unable to certify eligibles possessing the requisite qualifications, and it appearing also that these employees, by reason of their training in census work, are especially adapted to the duties devolving upon the permanent force of that Bureau and are needed in connection therewith: It is hereby ordered that hereafter no officer, clerk, or employee in the executive service of the Government, who is also a notary public, shall charge or receive any compensation whatever for performing any notarial act for an officer, clerk, or employee of the Government in his official capacity, or in any matter in which the Government is interested, or for any person when, in the case of such person, the act is performed during the hours of such notary's service to the Government.

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