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The Bush-Cheney Administration's Assault on Open Government #2020

The Bush Cheney Administration s Assault on Open Government The Bush Cheney administration took office in determined to assert the preeminent authority of the executive branch and its immunity from congressional oversight and public transparency Within mo

  • Title: The Bush-Cheney Administration's Assault on Open Government
  • Author: Woody Klein
  • ISBN: 9781440836060
  • Page: 381
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Bush-Cheney Administration's Assault on Open Government By Woody Klein, The Bush Cheney administration took office in 2001 determined to assert the preeminent authority of the executive branch and its immunity from congressional oversight and public transparency Within months, Congress s Use of Force resolution on the heels of the 9 11 terrorist attacks gave the White House the platform for launching an aggressive and successful campaign to gThe Bush Cheney administration took office in 2001 determined to assert the preeminent authority of the executive branch and its immunity from congressional oversight and public transparency Within months, Congress s Use of Force resolution on the heels of the 9 11 terrorist attacks gave the White House the platform for launching an aggressive and successful campaign to gut the nation s open government laws, neuter congressional prerogatives, and shroud the presidency in privilege and secrecy With military precision, the wartime executive targeted and struck down or flouted all the landmark sunshine laws enacted by Congress over the preceding decades.With military precision, the wartime executive targeted and struck down or flouted all the landmark sunshine laws enacted by Congress over the preceding decades DT Freedom of Information Act 1966 DT Presidential Records Act 1978 DT Budget and Accounting Act establishing the General Accountability Office 1921 DT Federal Advisory Committee Act 1972 DT Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act 1978 Montgomery, who founded the world s largest academic repository of contemporary human rights documents, concludes with a summary of the aggregate impact of Bush Cheney s attacks on open and balanced government and their implications for the future of constitutional and human rights in the United States.

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