United States Senate: Election, Expulsion and Censure Cases, 1793-1990

United States Senate: Election, Expulsion and Censure Cases, 1793-1990

by Anne M. Butler, Wendy Wolff
     
 
A compilation prepared by the U.S. Senate Historical Office of election & expulsion cases since 1789, updated through 1990. Describes each of the 141 major cases in extended narrative form, with an indication of the historical context in which it occurred. Gives some sense of the larger issues that may have influenced the Senates decision in individual cases.

Overview

A compilation prepared by the U.S. Senate Historical Office of election & expulsion cases since 1789, updated through 1990. Describes each of the 141 major cases in extended narrative form, with an indication of the historical context in which it occurred. Gives some sense of the larger issues that may have influenced the Senates decision in individual cases. Includes such famous modern cases as: Joe McCarthy, Thomas Dodd, Herman Talmadge, Harrison Williams, & David Durenberger. Also: Albert Gallatin, Thomas Hart Benton, & more.Tables of cases by name & state, & topical arrangement of cases. Extensive index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788171437
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/28/1998
Pages:
486

Meet the Author

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >