Essays Tagged: "speaker of the house"

Joseph P. Kennedy II

of Massachusetts. He represents the district formerly represented by Thomas 'Tip'O'Neil, the former Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States. His formaleducation includes a bachelo ...

(1 pages) 52 0 4.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Thomas P. O'Neill

e Reagan retrenchment. He was the last democratic leader of the old school and 'the longest-serving speaker of the house (1977-1986) and easily the most loved.' (Clift)Thomas P. O'Neill (1912-1994) al ... can public. They pleaded for Tip to come out into the open to oppose the war. They told him to tell Speaker McCormack that the entire Central Intelligence Committee is opposed to the war. Tip could no ...

(7 pages) 44 0 3.0 Jan/1993

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Speaker of the House or Assembly

The Speaker of the House is J. Dennis Hastert (R-IL).Speaker of the House or Assembly. The speaker is th ... Speaker of the House or Assembly. The speaker is the principal leader of the House or Assembly. The speaker typically will (1) preside over the daily sessions of the Senate, (2) preserve order in the ... functions of a majority leader usually relate to floor duties. The majority leader (1) is the lead speaker for the majority party during floor debates, (2) develops the calendar and (3) assists the p ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Steps in making a bill to a law.

ltiple committees. The bill is referred sometimes to a subcommittee first.Floor Debate and VotesThe Speaker of the House and the Majority Leader of the Senate determine if and when a bill comes before ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Dream Job-a satirical look at Federal Grant Money and those who are elected to oversee the projects.

Washington, DC. OfficeOffice of Dennis HastertSpeaker of the House235 Cannon HOBWashington, D.C. 20515Dear Mr. Hastert,I was pleased to hear that ...

(3 pages) 34 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Information in detail on Legislative, Executive, and Judicial branches of the Federal Government.

ration, the governor of the state calls for a Special election.The chief office of the House is the Speaker of the house. The House of Representatives shall have the sole power to raise revenue.The Se ...

(1 pages) 76 2 2.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

The Jacksonian Era: Defined The main objective of thise essay was to give a biography of Andrew Jackson and a description of the Jacksonian Era

cted to win, figuring that the House would act to authenticate his strong showing.However, Clay, as Speaker of the House, used his authority to sway the vote to Adams. Although they were not close, Cl ...

(3 pages) 68 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

How A Bill Becomes A LAW?

en, the bill is printed and sent to all members of the House of Representatives. At this point, the Speaker of the House sends the bill to a committee. The committee studies the bill to decide if it i ... lerk of the house of congress that originated the bill certifies the final version. Afterwards, the Speaker of the House signs the enrolled bill, and then the Vice President signs it. Finally, Congres ...

(4 pages) 71 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Foreign policy

president of the United States. Polk known as "Young Hickory" wasn't a stranger topolitics. He was Speaker of the House for four years and was the governor of Tennessee fortwo terms. (Had the support ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

James Knox Polk

e House of Representatives. In 1825 he became a member of U.S. House of Representatives. He was the Speaker of the House in 1835. Next he was elected Governor of Tennessee, in 1839. James' parents wer ... is inauguration reported by telegraph. Also James Knox Polk was the only president who was also the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

(1 pages) 42 2 4.1 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Issues in the Jacksonian Era

ace. It was left up to the House of Representatives to decide who the president would be. Being the Speaker of the House, Clay persuaded his supporters to vote for Adams since they believed in the sam ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Speaker's Parting Gift

THE SPEAKER'S PARTING GIFT Matt Salmon agreed with Newt Gingrich's decision not to re-run for the Speake ... rcome Newt Gingrich on most of the important issues is reason enough for Congress to call for a new Speaker of the House. He's hoping that with a new Speaker, Republicans have better chances of pushin ... to better handle their own finances than the government.GINGRICH PAYS THE PRICE Newt Gingrich, the Speaker of the House of Representative, is a republican who is a visionary and have a flair for dram ...

(9 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Government

e, it is announced by the Sergeant At Arms in the Senate. If the bill is passed by both Houses, the Speaker of the House, and the Vice-president each sign it, and it is sent to the White House for the ...

(2 pages) 371 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Orphanages in the United States An Option to Reconsider in the Welfare System

Statesand it may be time to look at revisiting orphanages as a means to help our children. "In1994, Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich ignited a firestorm by suggesting that orphanages are better for ...

(10 pages) 25 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community