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Author Kousser, Thad, 1974-
Title The power of American governors [electronic resource] : winning on budgets and losing on policy / Thad Kousser, Justin H. Phillips.
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  JK2447 .K68 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xv, 284 p.) : ill., map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. One problem shared by 50 state governors; 2. The roots of executive power; 3. What do governors propose?; 4. Gubernatorial success; 5. Do governors set the size of government? 6. The power and perils of popularity; 7. The item veto: a negative or positive power?; 8. Legislative professionalism and gubernatorial power; 9. Governors and the comparative study of chief executives.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Governors -- United States -- Powers and duties.
Executive power -- United States -- States.
Legislative power -- United States -- States.
Veto -- United States -- States.
Political leadership -- United States -- States.
Related Names Phillips, Justin H. (Justin Huhtelin)
Collection Title eBook collection (EBSCO).
Related To Print version: Kousser, Thad,. The power of American governors. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012. 9781107022249 110702224X 9781107611177 1107611172 (DLC) 2012012193
ISBN 1139570986 (electronic bk.)
9781139570985 (electronic bk.)
9781107022249 (hardback)
110702224X (hardback)
9781107611177 (pbk.)
1107611172 (pbk.)