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Author: Thomas Pendel
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: house, lincoln, roosevelt, doorkeeper, memoir, years, thirty, six
Number of Pages: 190
Published: 2008-07
ISBN-10: 1557099235
ISBN-13: 9781557099235

In his 1902 memoir, Thomas Pendel documents his experiences as White House doorkeeper from the Lincoln presidency to the adminstration of Theodore Roosevelt. First assigned to duty at the White House on November 3, 1864, Pendel had only been at the White House a short time when he was chosen to be Lincoln's guard. In his post, he observed not only the tragedy of two assassinations, those of Lincoln and Garfield, but also the joys of the personal lives of the Presidents and those who worked for him. As he notes, "there have been many happy days at the White House; many dark and dreary ones as w

Author: Dirk van den Heuvel
Publisher: 010 Publishers
Keywords: house, future, smithson, peter, alison
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9064505284
ISBN-13: 9789064505287

Author: David Gewirtz
Publisher: ZATZ Publishing
Keywords: freaky, national, security, consequences, email, house, something, seemingly, benign, emails
Number of Pages: 236
Published: 2007-11-02
ISBN-10: 0945266200
ISBN-13: 9780945266204

Email at the White House is deep, personal, candid, unfiltered communication within the leadership of the most powerful nation on Earth. And it’s very, very broken. Learn about technical and security concerns that blast through political rhetoric and even party affiliation. Read this book and you’ll understand the three root causes of the White House email problem. You’ll also understand how six very doable recommendations can quickly and easily bring security and safety back to White House email.

Author: Active Interest Media, Inc.
Publisher: Active Interest Media, Inc.
Keywords: journal, house, old
Number of Pages: 84
Published: 2010-11
eBookDB-ID: 00940178

Old-House Journal is the original magazine devoted to restoring and preserving old houses. For more than 35 years, our mission has been to help old-house owners repair, restore, update, and decorate buildings of every age and architectural style. Each issue explores hands-on restoration techniques, practical architectural guidelines, historical overviews, and homeowner stories--all in a trusted, authoritative voice.

Author: Michael L. Koempel
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: procedural, strategies, procedures, manual, committee, markups, house
Number of Pages: 213
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437930042
ISBN-13: 9781437930047

A principal responsibility of a comm. in the U.S. House of Rep. is to conduct markups ż to select legislation to consider, debate and vote on amend. to it (to mark up), and report their recomm. to the House. This manual examines procedures and strategy related to comm. markups and provides sample procedural scripts. Contents: Introduction; Comm. Rules; Procedural Restrictions on Markups; Referral of Legislation; Considerations Prior to Markup; Procedural Strategy and the Choice of a Markup Vehicle; Beginning a Markup; Reading a Measure for Amend.; Points of Order; Motions; Voting; Reporting a

Author: United States, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: room, inside, house, safe, building, shelter, storm, taking
Number of Pages: 98
Published: 1999-10-01
ISBN-10: 0788183389
ISBN-13: 9780788183386

Every year, tornadoes, hurricanes, & other extreme windstorms injure & kill people, & damage millions of dollars worth of property in the U.S. Having a shelter, or safe room, built into your house can help you protect yourself & your family from injury or death caused by the dangerous forces of extreme winds. This report answers questions about your living conditions so you can decide how best to protect yourself & your family. Also provides shelter designs that will show your builder/contractor how to construct a shelter underneath, in the basement of, or in an interior room of a new house, o

Author: Sandy Streeter (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: introduction, process, appropriations, congressional
Number of Pages: 29
Published: 2011
ISBN-10: 1437989101
ISBN-13: 9781437989106

Contents: (1) Introduction; (2) Annual Appropriations Cycle: President Submits Budget; Congress Adopts Budget Resolution; Timetable for Consideration of Appropriations Measures; Work of the Appropriations Committees; House and Senate Floor Action: House; Senate; House and Senate Conference Action; Presidential Action; (3) Types of Appropriations Measures; Regular Appropriations Bills; Continuing Resolutions; Supplemental Appropriations Measures; (4) Spending Ceilings for Appropriations Measures; Allocations; Enforcement: House; Senate; Emergency Spending; (5) Relationship Between Authorization
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