Book Discussion on Energy in the Executive

Mr. Eastland discussed the main ideas of his book, Energy in the Executive: The Case for the Strong Presidency, published by The Free… read more

Mr. Eastland discussed the main ideas of his book, Energy in the Executive: The Case for the Strong Presidency, published by The Free Press, which addressed the powers and ethics of the presidency in contemporary politics. He discussed the governing methods of previous presidents, and spoke on the relative powers granted the executive branch by the Constitution. He argued in favor of expanding the powers granted to the president by the structure of the government in order to shape a stronger America. close

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Book Discussion on Energy in the Executive

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31965-1
Category:
Booknotes
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Booknotes
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 6, 1992
Last Aired:
Jul 21, 2012

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  • Sep 06, 1992 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 1992 | 11:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 07, 1992 | 2:36am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 07, 1992 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 15, 2005 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 21, 2012 | 6:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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