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By Rob Armstrong

protecting govt: A Civics guide for newshounds is the single unmarried resource of fast and concise info at the workings of yank govt in any respect degrees. Spurred by way of contemporary, hugely charged political occasions reminiscent of the contested Presidential election, Armstrong, a 25-year CBS information radio and tv correspondent, has compiled the data newshounds have to comprehend and record the tales which are breaking throughout them. overlaying govt is, certainly, a useful software -- transportable, effortless, and with adequate textual content to hide every one topic with no changing into a scholarly tome. via annotated listings, comparative tables, and explanatory textual content, the writer employs an array of the way to current the major details on governmental techniques at federal, nation, and native degrees. perfect for operating newspeople in all media, protecting executive additionally serves as a secondary textual content and source for college students in journalism and political science.

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