The Resource The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen

The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen

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The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics
Title
The essential Paul Simon
Title remainder
timeless lessons for today's politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen
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Language
eng
Summary
One of the most admired public figures in Illinois's history, journalist and politician Paul Simon dedicated his life to public service for more than four decades. During his lengthy and productive career, he often used his prolific writings as tools to establish a straightforward dialogue with his constituents. In The Essential Paul Simon: Timeless Lessons for Today's Politics, editor John S. Jackson carefully selects the best of Simon's decades of writings, which include newspaper columns, editorials, book chapters, and newsletters-works that, while written to address the challen
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
320.973
Index
index present
LC call number
E83.5
LC item number
.S566 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The essential Paul Simon : timeless lessons for today's politics, edited by John S. Jackson ; with a foreword by David Yepsen
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Frontispiece; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1. The Early Days; Editor's Note; Introductory Columns in the Troy Tribune; "Trojan Thoughts," July 1, 1948, volume 1, no. 2; "Trojan Thoughts," July 15, 1948, volume 1, no. 4; "An Open Letter to Austin Lewis, State's Attorney," June 16, 1949; "'Closed' Houses of Prostitution Again Operating," October 20, 1949; Mr. Simon Goes to Springfield and Washington; "The Illinois Legislature: A Study in Corruption," by State Senator Paul Simon as told to Alfred Balik, Harper's Magazine, September 1964
  • "Air Bags and Government's Role," P.S./Washington, January 13-19, 1991Congress: The Duties of a Congressman; "Your Congressional Office," P.S./Washington, April 20-26, 1975; "Congress: Reality Better Than Image," P.S./Washington, October 9-15, 1977; "Travel More, Not Less," P.S./Washington, April 27-May 3, 1980; The Presidency; "The Presidency: How Strong Should It Be?," P.S./Washington, September 28-October 4, 1975; "Congress or the White House: Who Sets Foreign Policy?," P.S./Washington, August 24-30, 1986; On Making Nominations to the Supreme Court
  • "Announcing P.S./Washington, a Weekly Column by Congressman Paul Simon, the 24th Congressional District of Illinois," February 2-8, 19752. American Government and Politics; Editor's Note; The Constitution; "Defending the Constitution: A Constant Vigil," P.S./Washington, June 28-July 4, 1987; "Simon on Flag Issue: Why I'll Fight to Defend the Constitution," P.S./Washington, June 24-30, 1990; On the Size and Role of Government; "The Size of the Federal Government," P.S./Washington, August 15-21, 1976; "Government Regulation," P.S./Washington, February 18-24, 1979
  • "Facing Reapportionment Problems," Press Release from Illinois State Senator Paul Simon, January 17, 1965"Ombudsman," From the Statehouse, by Lieutenant Governor Paul Simon, February 10, 1969; "Income Disclosure: The Time Has Come," From the Statehouse, by Lieutenant Governor Paul Simon, September 29, 1971; American Campaigns and Elections: Campaign Finance, Negative Campaigning; "A Threat from the Far Right," P.S./Washington, July 26-August 1, 1981; "The Soaring Costs of U.S. Elections," P.S./Washington, December 26, 1981-January 1, 1982
  • "The Supreme Court: An Easy Target," P.S./Washington, July 10-16, 1977"Advise and Consent: What Does It Mean?," P.S./Washington, August 3-9, 1986; "No on Rehnquist, Yes on Scalia," P.S./Washington, August 17-23, 1986; "Statement of Paul Simon: Senate Judiciary Committee," September 4, 2001; State Government; "For an Open Meetings Act," Sidelights from Springfield, by State Representative Paul Simon, February 17, 1955; "For Open Primaries," Sidelights from Springfield, by State Representative Paul Simon, May 15, 1957
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ocn810924727
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9780809331932
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rdamedia
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)810924727
  • pebcs0809331934

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