To Serve the President: Continuity and Innovation in the White House Staff

To Serve the President: Continuity and Innovation in the White House Staff

by Bradley H. Patterson Jr.
     
 

"Opens a window onto the closely guarded Oval Office turf: the operations, offices, and people of the complete White House team. Describes its organizational structure, recent innovations made in the face of changing events, what people do, while revealing the total size and cost of the contemporary White House team"--Provided by publisher. See more details below

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"Opens a window onto the closely guarded Oval Office turf: the operations, offices, and people of the complete White House team. Describes its organizational structure, recent innovations made in the face of changing events, what people do, while revealing the total size and cost of the contemporary White House team"--Provided by publisher.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815769545
Publisher:
Brookings Institution Press
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
475
Sales rank:
1,473,686
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.40(d)

Meet the Author

Bradley H. Patterson has lived and worked in Washington for over six decades, including fourteen years working with the White House staffs of Dwight Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, and Gerald Ford. A past president of the American Society for Public Administration and a senior fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration, he has also worked in the State and Treasury departments and the Peace Corps. He is the author of The White House Staff: Inside the West Wing and Beyond (Brookings, 2000) and The Ring of Power (Basic Books, 1988).

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