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Wesley, Jim

Overview
Works: 55 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 220 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Rules  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK1021, 328.973
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Most widely held works by Jim Wesley
Summer of judgment : the impeachment hearings( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the events surrounding the Nixon impeachment hearings and Nixon's eventual resignation during the summer of 1974
Congress, we the people( Visual )

14 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows U.S. congressional committees at work, struggling between the local interests of their constituencies and national interests. Shows how members of the House and Senate relate to their constituents
The impeachment hearings( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed as a follow-up to The Watergate hearings, this program tells the story of the deliberation on the articles of impeachment drafted by the House Judiciary Committee against President Nixon. Contains footage of the original committee debates as well as revealing interviews with many of the key participants ten years later
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program tells who lobbies and how in the U.S. Congress. The second program takes a close look at lobbyists' techniques in attempting to influence legislation
Congress: we the people( Visual )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the U.S. Congress is a collection of individuals. Looks at who they are and why they run for office. Profiles five different representatives or senators
Radio memories by Jim Wesley( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. trade and global markets : [can the U.S. compete?]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines efforts to correct the enormous U.S. trade deficits
Congress: we the people( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program illustrates how the federal budget is often the battlefield for disputes between the President and Congress. The second program assesses how well Congess achieves the dual, and often conflicting, objectives of representing the people and making the laws
Great decisions 1991 : foreign policy issues facing the nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight programs, including panel discussions, on various global foreign policy issues
Congress, we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the bureaucracy is subject to both the president, who is chief executive, and to Congress, which regulates its pay and prerequisites and the budgets and mandates of its agencies. Also looks at the relationship between Congress and the courts, focusing on the areas in which court action directly affects Congress. Hosted by Edwin Newman
The U.S. and the Middle East( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians which has been continuous from early Biblical times. Examines the way the focus of the conflict has changed since the 1967 war and how that war has influenced United States foreign policy
The Soviet Union( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the present political situation in the Soviet Union and the attempts by Mikhail Gorbachev to revitalize the economy and the unity of the republics. Discusses the risks and possible outcomes of Gorbachev's policies
Congress, we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first program the viewer is introduced to the U.S. Congress through the eyes of a newly elected representative, Marcy Kaptur, as she becomes acclimated to the institution, its people, places, and mode of organization. The second program is about the constitutional bases of Congress and how its two houses are designed to represent different geographic areas and people. Hosted by Edwin Newman
Cry, Argentina( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing political and economic crisis in Argentina, which, once a rich country, has become a poor one
China : redefining the Revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the changing scene in China and the implications for United States foreign policy. Focuses on the current trend toward democracy in China
Congress, we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the U.S. Congress is the object of lobbying by an immense number and variety of organized interest groups based in Washington. Looks at different types of interest groups and their strategies and tactics. Also tells how Congress and the interest groups are mutually interdependent and how Congress regulates them. Hosted by Edwin Newman
Lobbying Congress Influences and interests( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how the U.S. Congress is the object of lobbying by an immense number and variety of organized interest groups based in Washington
Latin American debt : living on borrowed time?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the 400 billion dollar debt that Latin America owes to the United States and its allies. Discusses the big cost to the American government in the solvency of our banks and how it shows up in our trade deficit
Congress, we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at how Congress has exercised its power over the federal budget, before and after the 1974 Budget Act. Assesses how well Congress achieves the dual, and often conflicting, objectives of representing the people and making the laws. Hosted by Edwin Newman
Great decisions 1989 : foreign policy issues facing the nation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight programs, including panel discussions, on various global foreign policy issues
 
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