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The Resource A consequential president : the legacy of Barack Obama, Michael D'Antonio

A consequential president : the legacy of Barack Obama, Michael D'Antonio

Label
A consequential president : the legacy of Barack Obama
Title
A consequential president
Title remainder
the legacy of Barack Obama
Statement of responsibility
Michael D'Antonio
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Barack Obama was once a most unlikely candidate, but his successful campaign for the White House made him a worldwide sensation and a transformative figure even before he was inaugurated. Elected as the Iraq War and the Great Recession had discouraged millions of Americans, Obama made a promise of hope that revived the national spirit. Soon after he occupied the White House, Congress approved his economic-recovery act and his program to save the U.S. auto industry. Both worked better than any observer predicted, and together they powered a recovery that has seen growth return and unemployment reduced to below five percent. Today the American economy is again the most vibrant in the world and its recovery has far outpaced Western Europe's
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.932092
Index
index present
LC call number
E907
LC item number
.D37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A consequential president : the legacy of Barack Obama, Michael D'Antonio
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ending the great recession: it was the economy, stupid -- Auto industry rescue: "the doomsayers were wrong" -- Health care reform: saving Spike Dolomite -- Energy: sun, wind, and market forces -- Environment: saving the planet -- Foreign policy: Obama's world -- Education: racing to the top -- Financial reform: boring is better -- Equality: expectations, limits, progress -- Unfinished business (and failures) -- Postscript: the benefits of cool
Control code
sky283844560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781250081391
Lccn
2016045029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A consequential president : the legacy of Barack Obama, Michael D'Antonio
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ending the great recession: it was the economy, stupid -- Auto industry rescue: "the doomsayers were wrong" -- Health care reform: saving Spike Dolomite -- Energy: sun, wind, and market forces -- Environment: saving the planet -- Foreign policy: Obama's world -- Education: racing to the top -- Financial reform: boring is better -- Equality: expectations, limits, progress -- Unfinished business (and failures) -- Postscript: the benefits of cool
Control code
sky283844560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781250081391
Lccn
2016045029
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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