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Politics of the United States

Why did politics once work? Despite decades of reform, government is more dysfunctional than ever, the country is more polarized, and special interests have more power to veto reform. What if idealistic reform itself is a culprit? In Political Realism , Jonathan Rauch argues that well-meaning efforts to stem corruption and increase participation have stripped political leaders and organizations of the tools they need to forge compromises and make them stick. Fortunately, he argues, much of the damage can be undone by rediscovering political realism. Instead of trying to drive private money away out of politics, how about channeling it to strengthen parties and leaders? Instead of doubling down on direct democracy, how about giving political professionals more influence over candidate nominations?

The United States is a federal republic in which the president , Congress and federal courts share powers reserved to the national government , according to its Constitution. The federal government shares sovereignty with the state governments. The executive branch is headed by the president and is formally independent of both the legislature and the judiciary. The cabinet serves as a set of advisers to the president. They include the vice president and heads of the executive departments.

A Long History of Rancor

While he was there, he released his very own redacted memo about Devin Nunes. Jeff Flake would take the bait. McMaster and chief of staff John Kelly. It is a great place to be working. But they all want to be in the White House.

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