Essays Tagged: "United States Senate"

Internet and Internet Security

he Internet from becoming a computer "red light district." On June 14, 1995,by a vote of 84-16, the United States Senate passed this amendment. It's nowbeing taken through the House of Representatives ... ecting peopleamong us who are children, from the nasty minds of some adults.The constitution of the United States has set regulations to determinewhat is categorized as obscenity and what is not. In M ...

(4 pages) 580 1 3.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Internet Regulation, Computer, Internet, Privacy

superhighway from becoming acomputer 'red light district.' On June 14, 1995, by a voteof 84-16, the United States Senate passed the amendment. Itis now being brought through the House of Representativ ... free-spirited hackers, it infact was born in Defense Department Cold War projects of the1950s.2 The United States Government owns the Internet andhas the responsibility to determine who uses it and ho ...

(5 pages) 522 2 3.8 Sep/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The Life of John F. Kennedy

n May 29, 1917.He attended Harvard University and graduated in 1940. From 1941-1945 heserved in the United States Navy, during World War II. In 1946 he waselected to the United States House of Represe ... 1946 he waselected to the United States House of Representatives. Then in 1952 hewas elected to the United States Senate. On September 12, 1953 he wasmarried to Jacqueline Lee Bouvier. Then in 1960 he ...

(2 pages) 63 0 3.0 Feb/1997

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

Internet Regulation: Policing Cyberspace.

perhighway from becoming a computer "red light district." On June 14, 1995, by a vote of 84-16, the United States Senate passed the amendment. It is now being brought through the House of Representati ... ee-spirited hackers, it in fact was born in Defense Department Cold War projects of the 1950s.2 The United States Government owns the Internet and has the responsibility to determine who uses it and h ...

(5 pages) 154 0 4.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Almost Everything You Should Know About Martin Van Buren (Did this in 8th grade but it's def. highschool/college material)

in politics, decided to join the Democratic-Republican Party. In 1821 Van Buren was elected to the United States Senate. Before departing for Washington, D.C., he established the first statewide poli ... Van Buren worked to block Adams's programs and to win the presidency for Andrew Jackson in 1828.He united several Democratic-Republican fractions into a new political organization that became the Dem ...

(5 pages) 39 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Vietnam War Suffering the Effects of Personal Opinion

learn the truth about the war, when we aren't even sure.In the speech given by Thomas J Dodd to the United States Senate, he makes it a point to declare that if the United States' troops are withdrawn ... ies were helping Hanoi with the invasion of the South. They wanted the spread of Communism, but the United States stepped in to help the smaller, weaker South Vietnamese, to stop the spread.Both of th ...

(3 pages) 27 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Ethics of Partial-Birth Abortion

In October 2003, the United States Senate passed a bill that banned partial-birth abortion. A partial-birth abortion is p ... e and dangerous measure that sacrifices women health and rights for political gain. In June 2004, a United States judge ruled that the law banning late-term abortion was unconstitutional. This leads m ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"In the Lake of the Woods" By Tim O'Brien

held highly in respect by his peers, he was a member of the Minnesota State Senate. He ran for the United States Senate a couple of years later, only to be shot down by a form of slander. Somebody di ...

(3 pages) 39 0 1.7 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Impact of Televised Violence.

ssion of formal concern can be found in Congressional hearings in the early 1950s. For example, the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee to Investigate Juvenile Delinquency he ... there were important reasons for concern about televised violence (Lazarsfeld, 1955; Maccoby, 1954; United States Congress, Senate Committee on the Judiciary, 1955a; 1955b; 1965a; 1965b; 1966).In addi ...

(28 pages) 231 1 4.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

This is a speech for a US Representative running for Senate. Includes problems that Congress has and 3 proposals to fix it.

ve decided to leave the House of Representatives after my three terms and run for a position in the United States Senate. I believe that I am the right candidate for this position for several reasons. ...

(8 pages) 33 0 4.5 Dec/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Rejection of the Treaty of Versailles

The failure of the United States Senate to ratify the Treaty of Versailles resulted, not from the stubbornness and inep ... ). President Wilson's illness severely impaired the campaign for the ratification of the treaty.The United States Senate did not fail to ratify the Treaty of Versailles as a result of one man or group ... esident Wilson's inability to campaign further for the Treaty.Works Cited:Borah, William. Speech in United States Senate. 6 December 1918.The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers. "Woodrow Wilson." Teaching Elean ...

(3 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

AP US History - Defeat of the Treaty of Versailles

the League of Nations in its existing imperfect form. William Borah explained in his speech to the United States senate in December 1918 that nobody will advocate the fact that "our people shall be s ... sed a whirlwind of protest against the treaty, especially against Wilson's' commitment to usher the United States into his newfangled League of Nations. They wanted no part of an "entangling alliance. ...

(4 pages) 39 0 5.0 May/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Manifest Destiny

. He firmly believed in American influence in Asia. Senator Benton presented a speech to the United States Senate in 1846, concerning the spread of the Caucasian race to spread to Asia. He stat ... ized that the Mongolians would not resist, because we will make their country thrive, much like the United States. Retaliation would be unacceptable, the Indians tried resisting the white influ ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Lititorial Impact

S 408 1st Session To propose the funding of the establishment of small businesses.In the United States Senate October 30, 2001 Sponsored by Carl Levin of Michigan.A Bill To propose the fund ... the establishment of small businesses.Be it enacted by the Senate and House Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assemble, That this Act may be cited as the Small Business Aid ...

(1 pages) 338 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

1920s and 1930s with reference

within their dream of a peaceful existence. Following World War I, many Americans demanded that the United States stay out of European affairs in the future. The United States Senate even refused to a ... s. The Senate chose to refuse the Treaty in the fear that it could result in the involvement of the United States in future European wars. Americans simply did not wish to deal with, or tolerate the p ...

(14 pages) 39 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Stephan Douglas

e was appointed Secretary of State by the Democratic Governor whom he helped elect. He also ran for United States Senate one year before his 28th birthday. He lost this election by five votes. In 1843 ...

(2 pages) 424 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

CHILDREN AND TELEVISION VIOLENCE: THIS HITS HOME HARD

rchers have linked violence and juvenile delinquency to television programming since the 1950s. The United States Senate Committee on Juvenile Delinquency held a series of hearings from 1954-55 on the ...

(4 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Mental Health Parity Act

In September 2007, the United States Senate collectively passed the Mental Health Parity Act (MPHA) of 2007. If the Act pas ... ord treatment (Maxfield, Achman, Buck, & Teich, 2007, p. 83). In 1999, approximately 76% of the United States population had some mental health benefits (Maxfield, Achman, Buck, & Teich, 2007, ...

(8 pages) 95 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Health Policy Research Summary

scribe 10 different key areas that I believe may pertain to this course.FederalismAs defined by the United States Constitution, "federalism is a fundamental aspect of American government, whereby the ... d is usually a member of a legislative body. Legislators are politicians elected by the people. The United States legislatures consist of the United States Senate and the United States House of Repres ...

(5 pages) 192 1 4.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Semi brief Harry S. Truman Biography

ing judge in the Jackson County Court in 1926. He won reelection in 1930. Truman was elected to the United States Senate in 1934. After his reelection to the United States senate in 1940, Truman gaine ... eath, eighty-two days later on April 12, 1945, he was sworn in as the thirty-third President of the United States of America . Then in 1948, the Democrats nominated him to run for president against th ...

(6 pages) 628 0 0.0 Dec/2009

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