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From the 6th century B.C. to the current day, you'll become aware of the appealing humans, acts, and concepts that experience encouraged change--and revolutionized the world.

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Kraft and the political affairs team made a serious effort to sharpen political sensitivities within the executive branch. In addition, Kraft initiated the first campaign planning efforts at the direction of Chief of Staff Hamilton Jordan. S. Government Manual, was vaguely referred to as Assistant to the President. It was not until President Reagan that this staff member was given a descriptive, formal title and a separate office, Assistant to the President for Political Affairs. Initially, Lyn Nofziger led this office with Ed Rollins and Lee Atwater as his assistants.

Dick Kirschten, “President Reagan After Two Years—Bold Actions But Uncertain Results,” National Journal, January 1, 1983, p. 15. 16. S. Government Manual; the office is listed in the ’82–’83 volume, but deleted in the following edition, the year of the presidential election. Thereafter, it is listed again. 17. John Hart, The Presidential Branch, New Jersey: Chatham House Publishers, 1995, p. 128. 18. Waterman, “Closing the Expectations Gap: The Presidential Search for New Political Resources,” in Richard W.

87– 88. 46. Robert Harmel, Presidents and Their Parties, New York: Praeger, 1984, p. 251. 47. : The Brookings Institution, 1985, pp. 235– 271. See also Weko, throughout. CHAPTER 2 Inside the White House for the President’s Campaign Though we know a great deal about the electoral process and the details of various presidential campaigns, surprisingly little analysis has been conducted about how presidents actually prepare for the forthcoming campaign. 1 This judgment, however, trivializes the activities of the president by failing to recognize the fact that presidents often care about governing despite electoral considerations.

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