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Thomas R. Dye, Politics in America, Fourth Edition

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Abington School District vs. Schemp 14 511
Abortion, Hyde Amendment 15 585-586
Administrative Procedures Act (1946) 12 423, 455
Age Discrimination Act of 1986 4 111
Alden vs. Maine (1999) 4 106
Alien and Sedition Act of 1709 4, 7 97, 188, 190
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 4, 15 111, 583-584
Annapolis Convention 3 60
Antiterrorism Act of 1996 14 540
Articles of Confederation 3 57-59, 90
Asbestos Hazard Emergency Act of 1986 4 111
Baker vs. Carr 3, 10, 13 83, 325, 470
Balanced Budget Amendment 7 199
The Bell Curve (Herrnstein and Murray 2 34
Bill of Rights 3, 14 75-78, 81, 504-5, 508-12, 522-9
Boland Amendment 11 407-8
Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka 3, 4, 9, 11, 13, 15 82, 97, 102, 309, 412, 467, 470, 478, 552
Buckley vs. Valeo 8. 13 255, 467
Budget and Accounting Act of 1921 11 396
Budget of the U. S. Government 5, 10, 11, 12, 16 143-9, 322, 391, 424-25, 444-5, 456, 602
Case Act of 1972 11 406
Charter Oak Affair 3 56
City of Bourne vs. Flores 14 512
Civil Rights Act of 1866 15 547
Civil Rights Act of 1871 15 547
Civil Rights Act of 1875 15 547
Civil Rights Act of 1957 15 547
Civil Rights Act of 1964 4, 9, 10 97, 288, 366
Civil Rights Act of 1968 15 547, 558
Civil Rights and Women's Equality Act of 1991 15 565-6
Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 12 439
Clean Air Act of 1990 4 111
Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal:
Report of the Independent Counsel
10, 11 323-4, 382-3, 393
Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal:
Initial Response of the President
10, 11 323-4, 382-3, 393
Communications Decency Act of 1996 6, 14 179, 521-522
Communist Manifesto 2 47
Congressional Record 10 341-55
Connecticut Compromise 3 64-5
Constitution, U. S. 1, 3, 4, 10, 16 16, 55-66, 66-68, 79-83, 85, 98-9, 317-8, 594-5
Contract with America 7 198
Crime Control Act of 1994 14 527
Das Kapital 2 47
Dawes Act of 1887 15 582
Declaration of Independence 3, 14, 15 56-7, 503, 546
Democratic Party Platform (1996) 7 211
Democratic Party Platform (2000) 7 211
Dennis vs. U. S. 14 515
Dred Scott vs. Sandford 13, 15 467, 497, 546
Due Process Clause 13, 14 504-5, 547
Education Act Amendments of 1972 15 571
Eighteenth Amendment 3, 7, 9, 15 82, 218, 287, 569
Eighth Amendment 3, 13, 14 81, 470, 507, 530
Eleventh Amendment 3, 4 83, 106
Emancipation Proclamation 11, 15 384, 546-8
Engle vs. Vitale 14 511
Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) 3, 15 81-2, 570
Escobedo vs. Illinois 14 533
Espionage Act of 1917 14 512
Establishment Clause (No) 14 509-11
Ethics in Government Act of 1978 9, 13 308, 480-1
Ex Parte Milligan 13, 14 467, 529
Family Medical Leave Act of 1993 2 45
Federal Election Campaign Act of 1974 9, 13 303, 467
Federal Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974 15 571
Federal Gun Control Act of 1968 14 527
Federal Highway Act of 1916 4, 10 103, 366
Federal Register 12 423, 453
Federal Reserve Board Website 12, 15 432, 449, 596-7
Federalist Papers, The 1, 3, 11, 14 15, 74-5, 409, 529
Fifteenth Amendment 3, 4, 15 83, 97, 102, 547-8
Fifth Amendment 3, 4, 13 81, 100, 470, 506, 530
First Amendment 1, 4, 6, 9 16, 81, 159, 175-7, 179-80, 279, 294, 508-26
Flag Protection Act 14 516
Fourteenth Amendment 3, 4, 13, 14, 15 83, 97, 102-3, 470, 504-5, 517, 547
Fourth Amendment 3, 14 81, 506, 530
Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act (1994) 2 45
Free Exercise Clause 14 505, 508
Freedom of Information Act of 1966 (FOIA) 12 455
Furman vs. Georgia 14 538-9
Garcia vs. San Antonio Metro 4 104
Gettysburgh Address 1 16
GI Bill of Rights 10 366
Gideon vs. Wainwright 14 533
Gitlow vs. N.Y. 14 505
Griswold vs. Connecticut 13 492
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution 18 652
Harris vs. Forklift 15 574
House Website 3, 10 71, 318, 320, 344, 346-7
Hyde Amendment of 1977 15 585-6
Immigration Act of 1921 2 37-8
Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 2 38
Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 2, 15 38, 576-8
Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 15 582
Intercourse Act of 1790 15 580
Iran-Contra Affair 11 407-8
Judiciary Act of 1789 13 465
Kentucky Resolution on States' Rights (1798) 4 97
King, Martin Luther: "I Have a Dream" 1, 9, 15 6, 288, 554-5
La Raza 15 577
Larry King Live 6, 7 176, 177, 220-221
Lemon Test 14 509
Letter from Birmingham Jail (King) 1 8
Locke, John 1, 3 11, 13, 14, 57, 61
Magna Carta 3 56
Mapp vs. Ohio 14 534
Marbury vs. Madison 3, 13 72, 464-5
Marshall Plan 18 650
Mayflower Compact 3 56
McCulloch vs. Maryland 4 102
Militia Acts of 1792 14 530
Mill, John Stuart 5, 14 148, 528-9
Miller vs. California 14 521
Miranda vs. Arizona 14 533
Morrill Land Grant Act of 1862 4 103
National Firearms Act of 1934 14 527
National Labor Relations Act 10 366
National Performance Review 12 440
National Supremacy Clause 4 96, 110
National Voter Registration Act of 1993 4, 5 111, 142, 144
Near vs. Minnesota 14 522
Necessary and Proper Clause 4 96, 102
New Jersey Plan 3 64
New York Times 6 160, 175
New York Times vs. Sullivan 6 175
New York Times vs. U. S. 14 523
Nineteenth Amendment 3, 5, 15 83, 141, 547, 569
Ninth Amendment 3, 14 81, 507
North Atlantic Treaty Organizations (NATO) 10, 18 366, 404, 649, 662-65
Northwest Ordinance 4, 15 103, 579-80
Occupational Safety & Health Act of 1970 4 111
Patients' Bill of Rights 17 642
Pendleton Act of 1883 12 437
Pentagon Papers 6 175
Planned Parenthood of Pennsylvania vs. Casey 13 492-3
Plessy vs. Ferguson 15 549, 563
Pollock vs. Farmer's Loan 13 497
Poor Relief Act of 1601 17 624
Populist Party Platform (1896) 7 217-8
Potsdam Conference 11 405
Presidential debates: Kennedy-Nixon (1960) 8 254
Presidential debates: Carter-Ford (1976) 8 254
Presidential debates: Reagan-Carter (1980) 8 254
Presidential debates: Reagan-Mondale (1984) 8 254
Presidential debates, Bush-Dukakis (1988) 8 254
Presidential debates, Clinton-Bush-Perot (1992) 8 254
Presidential debates: Clinton-Dole (1996) 8 254
Presidential debates: Bush-Gore (2000) 8 254
Printz vs. United States (1997) 4 106
Privacy Act of 1974 12 455
Proclamation of Neutrality (1793) 11 384
Reed vs. Reed 15 569-70
Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 14 512
Reno vs. ACLU 6 179
Removal Act of 1830 15 581
Republican Party Platform of 1996 7 211
Republican Party Platform of 2000 7 211
Roe vs. Wade 3, 6, 13 82, 197, 467, 470, 482, 492-3
Roth vs. United States 14 520-21
Rush Limbaugh Show 6 170
Safe Drinking Water Act of 1986 4 111
Scopes Monkey Trial (Scopes) 14 514
Second Amendment 3, 14 81, 506, 526
Second Treatise on Government (Locke) 1 14
Sedition Act of 1918 14 512
Seminole Indian Tribe vs. Florida 4 106
Senate Website 10 321. 348, 358
Seventeenth Amendment 3 80, 83
Seventh Amendment 3, 14 81, 507
Shaw vs. Reno 10 328
Shays' Rebellion 1, 3 6, 59
Simpson-Mazzoli Act of 1986 2 38
Sixteenth Amendment 3, 4 83, 103
Sixth Amendment 3, 14 81, 506, 530
Smith-Hughes Act of 1917 4 103
Smith vs. Allwright 5 139
Social Security Act of 1935 10, 17 366, 629
Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) 18 658
Strategic Arms Reduction Talks (START) 18 658-9
START II Treaty 18 659
Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) 18 662-3
Swann vs. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Bd. Of Educ. 15 553
Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 11 384
Tax Reform Act of 1986 16 611, 614, 615
Tenth Amendment 3, 4, 14 81, 96, 105, 507
Texas vs. Johnson 14 516
Third Amendment 3, 4, 14 81, 97, 506
Thirteenth Amendment 3, 4, 13, 14, 15 83, 102, 507, 547
Thornburg vs. Gingles 10 328
Three-Fifths Compromise 3 65
Tocqueville, Alexis de 13 463
Treatise on Civil Government (Locke) 1 14
Truman Doctrine 10, 18 366, 650
Twelfth Amendment 3, 7 83, 190
Twentieth Amendment 3 83
Twenty-First Amendment 3, 7 79, 83, 218
Twenty-Second Amendment 3, 11 83, 379
Twenty-Third Amendment 3, 8 83, 264
Twenty-Fourth Amendment 3, 5 83, 140
Twenty-Fifth Amendment 3, 10, 11 83, 346, 379-80
Twenty-Sixth Amendment 3, 4, 5 83, 109, 141-2, 146
Twenty-Seventh Amendment 3 83
United Nations Charter 18 648-650
U. S. vs. Lopez 4, 13 105-6, 107, 467
U. S. vs. Miller 14 527
U. S. vs. Paradise 15 562
U. S. vs. Richard M. Nixon 10 381, 385
United Steelworkers of America vs. Weber 15 562
University of California Regents vs. Bakke 13, 15 487, 561-2
Virginia Resolution on States' Rights (1798) 4 97
Virginia Plan 3 60, 64
Voting Rights Act of 1965 5, 8, 10, 15 141, 231, 328, 366, 547, 578
Wall Street Journal 6 160
Wards Cove Packing Co. vs. Antonio 15 565
War Powers Act of 1973 3, 10, 11 85, 321, 409-411
Warsaw Pact 18 649
Weber, Max (on bureaucracy) 12 419
Welfare Reform Act of 1996 4, 17 112, 115, 631-6
Yalta Conference 11 405
Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. vs. Sawyer 13 467
Whistleblower Protection Act (1989) 12 441