Congress and the Nation is the most authoritative reference on congressional trends, actions, and political and policy controversies. This award-winning series documents the most fiercely debated issues in recent American politics, providing a unique retrospective analysis of the policies the U.S. Congress. Organized by policy area, each chapter contains summaries of legislative activity, including bills passed, defeated, or postponed. No other authoritative source guides readers seamlessly through the policy output of the national legislature with the breadth, depth, and authority of Congress and the Nation.

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Civil liberties and civil rights

Civil Liberties and Internal Security

Civil Liberties and Internal Security, 1969-1972 Legislative Overview

First Amendment guarantees of free speech, press religion and assembly were put to severe strain by the executive branch and by ...

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