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Fighting for the Speakership: The House and the Rise of Party Government

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives is the most powerful partisan figure in the contemporary U.S. Congress. How this came to be, and how the ... Show synopsis

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  • Fighting for the Speakership: The House and the Rise of Party Government (Princeton University Press) – Hardcover (2012)
    by Jeffery A. Jenkins, Charles Stewart

    Fighting for the Speakership: The House and the Rise of Party Government

    Hardcover, Princeton University Press
    2012
    496 pages

    ISBN: 0691118124
    ISBN-13: 9780691118123

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives is the most powerful partisan figure in the contemporary U.S. Congress. How this came to be, and how the majority party in the House has made control of the speakership a routine matter, is far from straightforward. "Fighting for the Speakership" provides a comprehensive history of how Speakers have been elected in the U.S. House since 1789, arguing that the organizational politics of these elections were critical to the construction of mass political parties in America and laid ... Show more

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