The Oath

Author: Jeffrey Toobin
Publisher: Anchor Books
ISBN: 0307390713
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Presents an insider's account of the ideological war between the John Roberts Supreme Court and the Obama administration, tracing several landmark cases and the strong views that will be shaping the Court of the near future.

The Oath The Obama White House And The Supreme Court

Author: Jeffrey Toobin
Publisher: Washington Books
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No one is better positioned to chronicle this dramatic tale than Jeffrey Toobin, whose prize-winning bestseller The Nine laid bare the inner workings and conflicts of the Court in meticulous and entertaining detail.

The Obama Presidency And The Politics Of Change

Author: Edward Ashbee
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319410334
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See Linda Greenhouse, “The Supreme Court's New Era,” and James B. Stewart, “
Republicans Have a Stake in Making a Deal on a Supreme Court Justice,” both
in the New York Times, March 3, 2016. “Remarks by the President in State of the
Union Address,” The White House: Office of the Press Secretary, January 27,
2010. https://www.
union-address. Also see Jeffrey Toobin, The Oath: The Obama White House and
the ...

The Battle For The White House From Bush To Obama

Author: A. Bennett
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137268638
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Joe Klein, “Why Barack Obama Is Winning,” Time, October 22, 2008. Curtis Gans,
“Much-Hyped Turnout Record Fails to Materialize,” American University,
November 6, 2008. See Jeffrey Toobin, The Oath: The Obama White House and
the Supreme Court (New York: Doubleday, 2012), p. 8. Named for a series of five
farces starring and directed by comic actor Brian Rix (b. 1924) and staged at the
Whitehall Theatre, London, almost continuously from 1950 through 1966. The
term has ...


Author: Major Margaret Witt
Publisher: University Press of New England
ISBN: 151260111X
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But the most important postscript on the White House struggle over the Witt case
comes from best-selling legal journalist Jeffrey Toobin, who also happens to be a
former Harvard classmate of Elena Kagan's. In his 2012 book The Oath: The
Obama White House and the Supreme Court, Toobin writes about a spirited
argument between the president and his new solicitor general. Assuming
Toobin's account is accurate, Kagan was taking a political bullet for the president
during her ...

Pathways To The Us Supreme Court

Author: G. Nelson
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137351721
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BarackObama, “TheNomination of Sonia Sotomayor forthe UnitedStates
Supreme Court,” Washington, DC,May26, 2009, (
accessed January 25, 2013). 3. JeffreyToobin usesthe twooath controversy in
2009 to explore the relationship between the Obama presidency and the Roberts
court in The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court (New York:
Doubleday, 2012). 4. Congressional Record, 109th Congress, First Session,
September 29, 2005, ...

Congress S Constitution

Author: Josh Chafetz
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300227647
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U.S. Const. art. II, § 3. Jeffrey Toobin, The Oath: The Obama White House and the
Supreme Court 196 (2012). President Barack Obama, Remarks by the President
in State of the Union Address (Jan. 27, 2010),
press-office/remarks-president-state-unionaddress (“Applause” notations omitted
). 6. Robert Barnes, Alito Dissents on Obama Critique of Court Decision, Wash.
Post, Jan. 28, 2010, at A6. 7. See, e.g., Robert Barnes, In the Court of Public
Opinion, ...

The American Supreme Court Sixth Edition

Author: Robert G. McCloskey
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022629692X
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One of the dramatic symbols of divided government is Democrat Barack Obama
as President and a Supreme Court with a majority of five conservatives all
appointed by Republican presidents. See Jeffrey Toobin, The Oath: The Obama
White House and The Supreme Court (2013) and Marcia Coyle, The Roberts
Court: The Struggle for the Constitution (2013). D. Judicial Biographies One
excellent way to learn the history of the Court of a given period is by reading a
good biography of ...

The United States Supreme Court

Author: Robert J. McKeever
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 1526108569
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... for the Constitution, Simon & Schuster: New York, 2014. Jeffrey Toobin, The
Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court, Random House: New
York, 2013. Another valuable reference text with a focus on the clauses of the
Constitution and their basic interpretation by the Court is: Sue Davis, Corwin and
Peltason's Understanding the Constitution, 17th edn,