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Biography of Catherine the Great, Empress and Autocrat of All the Russia during the Second Half of the 18th Century
Catherine was born on May 2, 1729, in Settin Pomerania. Her birth name was Sophia Augusta. Her father was Christan Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst. The family of Anhalt-Zebst was one of the poorest and most obscure of all the German princely families. Her father did not become the reining Prince of Zerbst until Catherine was thirt...
A Look at the Legislative Influence on the Economy Throughout History
Legislative Influence on the Economy Throughout history, there have been instances of the government affecting the economy, be it with the B.U.S. or with the Fair Labor Standards Act, the government has played an important role in our economy. The government rescued the United States from the Great Depression by increasing...
An Introduction to the Boradcast Regulation and Licences
(US) FCC : Broadcast Regulation and LicencesThe main purpose for the existence of the Federal Communications Commission s licensing system is to protect the public interest. The licensing of television and radio stations ensures that the electromagnetic broadcast spectrum, which is a scarce resource, is properly distribute...
The Main Traits of Broadcast Regulation and Licences
Body of Essay :(US) FCC : Broadcast Regulation and LicencesThe main purpose for the existence of the Federal Communications Commission s licensing system is to protect the public interest. The licensing of television and radio stations ensures that the electromagnetic broadcast spectrum, which is a scarce resource, is prope...
The Federal Trade Commission on Deception and Unfairness
Deception 2 Deception and Unfairness The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was founded in 1914 after the enactment of the Federal Trade Commission Act. The Commission is headed by five Commissioners, nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate, each serving a seven-year term. The President chooses one Commission...
A Study on the Reasons and Birth of the Hays Commission
The world is full of injustice. Of programs that want to accomplish the right things but get twisted by the people that run them. This essay will deal with the reasons and Birth of the Hays Commission, the ludicrous steps they took to add "morality" to the motion picture industry, and some other sensors of the tim...
A Study on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace As more and more women have entered the workforce in the last several decades, there has been a heightened awareness of the problem of sexual harassment. The recent spate of successful employee litigation in this area, combined with tan extension of an employer s liability for acts of its...
An Overview of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Led by an American Nuclear Physicist Alvin M. Weinberg
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission Nuclear physicist Alvin M. Weinberg told the Senate's Special Committee on Atomic Energy in December 1945: "Atomic power can cure as well as kill. It can fertilize and enrich a region as well as devastate it. It can widen man's horizons as well as force him back into the cave."...
The Prohibition of Deception and Unfairness by the Federal Trade Commission
Deception 2 Deception and Unfairness The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was founded in 1914 after the enactment of the Federal Trade Commission Act. The Commission is headed by five Commissioners, nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate, each serving a seven-year term. The President chooses one Commissioner...
An Essay on Reconciliation
Reconciliation It is shameful to think that in our history, we have had to live with the fact that such injustice and cruelty went on in our own land. Worst of all, it is jaw dropping that this cruelty was forced on our citizens by our own hand and we had full knowledge of what was going on. However, time has passed since...
Improving the Legislative Process
There is a old saying that is falsely attributed to Winston Churchill, It says “ If you are not a liberal when you are twenty-five, you have no heart. If you are not a conservative by the time you are thirty-five, you have not brain.” I would revise it to say “if you believe in New York State Government after you read ‘Th...
A Paper on Marquis de Condorcet
Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, better known as Marquis de Condorcet, was born in Ribemont, Paris. He studied at Jesuit schools and the college de Navarre and later became a French philosppher, political leader, and mathmatician. He published a book titled Essai sur le calcul integral and in 1769 he was elected to th...
Comparison between French and U.S. Governments
The modern French government is run very much like the government of the United States. France is a democratic republic that is divided into three branches, the Executive branch, the Legislative branch, and the Judicial branch. The Legislative branch is made up of the Parliament, which like the United States Congress,...
The Legislature of Nevada State
Nevada State Legislature Sessions Regular sessions of the Legislature begin the first Monday in February of odd-numbered years. Nevada is one of only six states that have true biennial sessions. From 1961 through 1997, the length of the legislature sessions in Nevada depended upon the time required to process propsed l...
Legislative Action Needs to Impose Strict Guidelines and Penalties for Toxic Waste Management
Industry's Toxic Chemical Water Pollution Shipyards, oil refineries, and pulp and paper mills put the health of Puget Sound at risk by not fully meeting their responsibility to control the toxic chemical pollution they generate, according to a detailed report by People For Puget Sound based on the environmental records of...
Abortion: A Moral Choice or Legislative Decision
Abortion a Moral Choice or Legislative Decision Should it be a woman's constitutional right to have an abortion? Who ought to decide if abortions should be legal-congress, state legislature, the woman, her husband, or some religious leader? (Milbauer3). The issue of abortion has been a constant struggle since ancient time...
Exploring How the Police Have Adapted and Incorporated Diversity in Their Institutions
The intention of this essay is to explore if and or how the police have adapted and incorporated the notion of diversity into their institution as a response to recent legislation. The first thing to do was to look at the definition of diversity. Diversity in general terms is described as being; a. The fact or quality of...
Congressional Oversight, Its Functions and Criticism
A major function of Congress is to oversee the administration of policies. Therefore is called legislative oversight. Oversight is not a highly visible or constituted-oriented function, it is something that congressional committees have focused on in recent decades. While congress doesn't exactly want to do this type of wor...
Three Branches of the United States Government
The U.S. government was created in three branches, the executive, the judicial and legislative. The government felt that this division of power would check and balance them. The legislative branch or the law-making body of government is broken up in power between the Senate, and the House of Representatives. The executive b...
The Constitutional Mandate of the United States Government Branches
Running head: THE GOVERNMENT The United States Government Joseph M. Fowler Central Texas College The United States Government There are three branches to the United States Government, the legislative, judicial and executive branches. Ideally, no branch is more powerful than the other two. They ar...
The Importance of Seperation of Powers Through the American Presidency
The Power Of the American Presidency The office of the American President is unquestionably a democratically ruled position. The checks and balances of the Legislative and Judicial branches, known as Separation of Powers, keep the presidency one of the most important duties in the world, but at the same time, the check...
The Legislative Process of Passing a Bill into Law in the United States
Introduction The legislative process in the United States Congress shows us an interesting drama in which a bill becomes a law through compromises made by diverse and sometimes conflicting interests in this country. There have been many controversial bills passed by Congress, but among all, I have taken a particular...
An Analysis of Three Branches of the United States Government
The U.S government consists of three branches which are the following, the Legislative Branch, the Executive Branch, and the Judicial Branch. These branches were created because the framers of the constitution or also known as the founding fathers; wanted to form a government that did not allow any one person to have too mu...
The Three Branches of the Government: Executive, Judicial and Legislative
The framers of the Constitution had a vision for a new nation, and a new government to regulate it. They saw the conditions in which England existed under the monarchy, and decided to construct a different kind of government in which no one faction could hold too much power. Thus, they developed a system of checks and balan...
The Term Limits in the United States Government
Term Limits in U.S. Government Mark P. Petracca's idea that "government should be kept as near to the people as possible chiefly through frequent elections and rotation-in-office" is quite common in early republican thought and generally agreed upon by the America's revolutionary thinkers. Although the...