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Budgeting for Hard Power: Defense and Security Spending

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Even as a non-State party, the United States believes that it can be a valuable partner and ally in the cause of advancing international justice. The taking or destruction of birds' eggs or nests, and the taking or killing of any species of native bird for any purpose whatsoever, except under such rules and regulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture, is prohibited, and warning is expressly given to all persons not to commit within the reserved territory any of the acts hereby enjoined.

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A COMPILATION OF THE MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTS

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Earlier this year, EPI released an analysis of the Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013, a bill introduced by Sen. On recognition and nonrecognition policies in the post-World War II era, see Restatement, Foreign Relations, §§ 202, 203. As of 2005, Congress has declared war eleven times for five wars, including the War of 1812 (1812–15; one declaration against the United Kingdom), the Mexican-American War (1846–48; one declaration against Mexico), the Spanish-American War (1898; one declaration against Spain), World War I (1914–18; declarations against Germany and Austria-Hungary), and World War II (1939–45; declarations against Japan, Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Hungary, and Romania).

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'Mr. President': George Washington and the Making of the

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In all other matters, the States have supremacy, are independent, and sovereign! This included the power to make and enforce the laws and operate the military. Even where they are, failure to integrate their development and implementation could overwhelm the people and systems of government, thus lead- ing to declines in performance, managerial breakdown, or fraud and scandal. Ill show you my process and how it works for me. In our attempt to deliver a superior experience, we no longer support Internet Explorer versions 7 and older.

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The Citizen's Guide to FHWA Office of Highway Operations

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The department, led by the Lands Commissioner, manages about 5 million acres of public lands. Sohn, President and Co-Founder, Public Knowledge and Senior Adjunct Fellow, Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship, University of Colorado Hon. If private firms believe they can clean build- ings, administer public housing, offer tax advice, maintain roads better and cheaper than government, they should be able to bid against government workers for the contract, except for core functions such as foreign affairs and the like.

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Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents Vol. 42, no. 27

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The electoral college chooses the president based on a state's popular vote. All charges of war, and all other expenses that shall be incurred for the common defense or general welfare, and allowed by the United States in Congress assembled, shall be defrayed out of a common treasury, which shall be supplied by the several States in proportion to the value of all land within each State, granted or surveyed for any person, as such land and the buildings and improvements thereon shall be estimated according to such mode as the United States in Congress assembled, shall from time to time direct and appoint.

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Greatest Presidential Speeches of the 20th Century

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It will be necessary to consider the nature of this office, to enable us to come to a right decision on the subject; in analyzing its properties, we shall easily discover they are of a judiciary quality as well as the executive; perhaps the latter obtains in the greatest degree. That is an important discussion — and one that has gone on throughout our history. O U N 0) « Q u 177 £0 oT 0)-'< V *J -o 9 Di a 01 ". The President of the United States is certainly the most powerful person in the world—but, interestingly, the Constitution's drafters did not expect this to be the case.

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