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Author Karch, Andrew, 1975- author
Title Responsive states : federalism and American public policy / Andrew Karch, Shanna Rose
Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press 2019
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  JK325 .K37 2019    AVAILABLE    30650020091605
Descript xi, 242 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-233) and index
Introduction : states as stakeholders -- Federalism and policy feedback -- The surprising persistence of unemployment insurance -- The brief life of the Sheppard-Towner Act -- Medicaid's remarkable expansion -- The rise and demise of general revenue sharing -- How Superfund sowed the seeds of its own instability -- No Child Left Behind and the politics of state resistance -- Policy design, polarization, and the Affordable Care Act -- Conclusion : responsive states
"Introduction States as Stakeholders After the November 2016 elections gave the Republican Party unified control over the presidency and both chambers of Congress, its long-standing goal of "repealing and replacing" the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) seemed to be well within its reach. The House of Representatives voted to eradicate the central domestic policy accomplishment of the Obama administration in early May, at which point all eyes turned to the Senate. Since Senate Republicans were using the reconciliation process to circumvent the possibility of a Democratic filibuster and held only a 52-48 majority in the chamber, media attention focused on the handful of GOP senators viewed as capable of bucking the party line"-- Provided by publisher
Subject Federal government -- United States
Decentralization in government -- United States
Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- United States
Federal aid to public welfare -- United States
Federal aid to education -- United Staets
States' rights (American politics)
Political planning -- United States
Alt Author Rose, Shanna, 1975- author
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