The Resource Freedom at risk: : reflections on politics, liberty, and the state, (ebook)

Freedom at risk: : reflections on politics, liberty, and the state, (ebook)

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Freedom at risk: : reflections on politics, liberty, and the state
Title
Freedom at risk:
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reflections on politics, liberty, and the state
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eng
Summary
James L. Buckley may be the only American alive who has held high office in each branch of the federal government as senator of New York, undersecretary of state under Ronald Reagan, and a judge on the U. S. Court of Appeals for the D. C. Circuit. His unique understanding of how Washington works equips him to address the intrusive and exponential growth of the federal government in the past forty years. In Freedom at Risk, Buckley's collected essays, musings, and speeches tell the real story of why government is incapable of managing an economy, and why the transformation of the federal government into a centrally administered welfare state is undermining the critical safeguards that the Founders wrote into the Constitution. Here, in a sober book of perceptive analysis spanning a lifetime in Washington, lies an outline of the steps that must be taken to save constitutional government, if that is still possible
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Midwest
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1923-
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Buckley, James Lane
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973.92
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Constitutional history
  • Federal government
  • Judges
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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Freedom at risk: : reflections on politics, liberty, and the state, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781594035357
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11836739
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11836739
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MWT11836739
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Freedom at risk: : reflections on politics, liberty, and the state, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781594035357
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11836739
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11836739
System control number
MWT11836739
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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