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The Implications of Regular Lame-Duck Sessions in Congress for Representative Government
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HERITAGE EXPLAINSThe Confirmation Process for Presidential Appointees
Americans tend to think of their president as the most powerful person in the world, but the Constitution limits the power of...
HERITAGE EXPLAINSBudget Reconciliation
Of all the obscure processes and procedures in Congress, one stands out because the House and the Senate use it to navigate d...
HERITAGE EXPLAINSExecutive Orders
Americans often hear about executive orders in media coverage of national politics these days, especially when the president...