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Author: Richard A. Hogarty
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: modern, governor, emergence, jersey, abbett, new, leon
Number of Pages: 388
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 0871692430
ISBN-13: 9780871692436

Following in the succession of his 25 predecessors, Leon Abbett twice served as governor of New Jersey in the late 19nth century. A lifelong Democrat, he was a dynamic and visionary party leader who guided the citizens of New Jersey into a new urban industrial age. While he was a machine politician and party boss, he was also a notable reformer. That was a formidable combination for his time. Grappling with a series of hot political issues and braving the passions and divisions spawned by the Civil War, Abbett was one of the ablest and most intriguing men ever to be governor. Several new ideas

Author: New Mexico Governor
Publisher: Nabu Press
Keywords: secretary, interior, mexico, new, governor, report
Number of Pages: 470
Published: 2012-03-05
ISBN-10: 1277141290
ISBN-13: 9781277141290

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below

Author: William Bradford
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: book, letter, bradford, william, governor
Number of Pages: 81
Published: 2002-01-01
ISBN-10: 1557095809
ISBN-13: 9781557095800

Gathered during Plymouth Colony's crucial first decade, Bradford's Letter Book served as a sourcebook for the Governor's well-known history, "Of Plymouth Plantation." This intriguing set of letters and documents offers us valuable first-hand acquaintance with the leadership of New England's first plantation. From this collection, we can better appreciate the complex reality that lies behind our idealized image of "the Pilgrim Fathers." Here we can see the conflicting motives and internal struggles, the misunderstandings and misrepresentations, and the practical considerations which combined to

Author: Robert J. Bodisch, Sr.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: drug, violent, crime, control, strategy, statewide, texas, multi, year, state
Number of Pages: 51
Published: 1998-06
ISBN-10: 0788172123
ISBN-13: 9780788172120

The Criminal Justice Division (CJD) of the Texas Office of the Governor coordinates all of its funding sources into a single group of strategies in the Governor's Criminal Justice Plan for Texas. CJD has identified 3 main priorities for the multi-year strategy: coordinate efforts & leverage resources within the justice system, focus attention on disrupting the mid-level to high-level drug trafficking organizations, & reduce the demand for drugs through a network of prevention programs throughout childhood.

Author: Gary B. Kempker
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: violence, report, school, missouri, task, force, governor
Number of Pages: 87
Published: 1999-07-01
ISBN-10: 0756702445
ISBN-13: 9780756702441

Five public hearings were conducted around Missouri to seek input on the issues related to school violence. Written comments on the issue were also encouraged. During this process, the Task Force heard from students, parents, counselors, teachers, school superintendents and others. The task force members also contributed their own experience and education. Chapters: members of the Governor's Task Force; goal; task force recommendations; summary of public testimony; public hearing agendas; indications of violent behavior; understanding youth violence; example of program components for preventin

Author: Michael Bilirakis
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: commerce, house, representatives, committee, hearing, reform, governors, view, medicaid
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 1998-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788149709
ISBN-13: 9780788149702

The first hearing in the 105th Congress addressed exclusively to reforming the Medicaid program within a budget reconciliation bill that will balance the budget by the year 2002. Witnesses: Governor Bob Miller of Nevada, current chair of the National Governors' Assoc. (NGA), & Governor Michael Leavitt of Utah, chair of the Medicaid Task Force for the Republican Governors' Assoc. They were key members of the NGA bipartisan task force 1995-96 that attempted to find common ground & a Medicaid reform plan. They were successful for in February 1996 the NGA did unanimously adopt a Medicaid reform pr

Author: Henry M. Stanley
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: emin, governor, equatoria, retreat, rescue, africa, vol, quest, darkest
Number of Pages: 568
ISBN-10: 1440052417
ISBN-13: 9781440052415
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