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Sirianne, Mary Frances

Overview
Works: 70 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 313 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Rules  Educational films  Short films  History  Educational television programs 
Roles: Director
Classifications: JK1021, 973.924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mary Frances Sirianne
Summer of judgment : the impeachment hearings( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the events surrounding the Nixon impeachment hearings and Nixon's eventual resignation during the summer of 1974
Summer of judgment( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary covering the events surrounding the Watergate Affair during the summer of 1973. Includes coverage of the testimonies of Dean, Mitchell, Haldeman, and Ehrlichman. ALso covers some of the major events and results of the hearings such as the discovery of Nixon's taped conversations, the "dirty tricks," and the House committee impeachment procedures
Summer of judgement( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first two programs draw from nearly 200 hours of live Congressional testimony, providing a clear outline of specific events of the Watergate Scandal and presenting a vivid picture of exactly what happened at this crucial time in American history. The third program tells the story of the deliberation on the articles of impeachment drafted by the House Judiciary Committee against President Nixon
Congress, we the people( Visual )

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

Explains the historical development of Congress, its organizations, procedures, privileges, and powers, as well as the relationships between the House and Senate, and between Congress and the other branches of the federal government
The impeachment hearings( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 12 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 )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 10 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 )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program profiles the activity during a day in the House of Representatives. The second program examines the sources members of Congress use for information and advice
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program shows that to the degree the chambers differ, the procedures in the more populous House of Representatives favor the institution, while those of the Senate appear at times to strive to satisfy the individual members. The second program shows the large, complex organization of the U.S. Congress in terms of its buildings, services, and employees
Congress: we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explains how the U.S. Congress works principally through its committees. Examines two types of committees, the standing and the conference committee, showing also variations within the type. The second program follows a bill through a committee's mark-up session
Congress: we the people( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 8 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
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explains how media coverage of Congress has grown as congressional deliberations have become, for the most part, open to the public. Tells how congressmen seek and try to structure their coverage by the press. The second program discusses the sometimes ethical misconduct of members of the U.S. Congress
Congress: we the people( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program 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. The second program explores the historically sensitive relationship between Congress and the courts, focusing on the areas in which court action directly affects Congress
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program explores the built-in tensions that make relations beween the Congress and the President so unpredictable and yet so significant. The second program examines the clashes between the executive and legislative branch
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program describes the major party leadership strategies for maintaining control of power in Congress. The second program demonstrates alternative leadership opportunities: committee chairmanship, issues expertise, and ability and willingness to exploit the lenient procedures
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program compares members of Congress to the population they are elected to represent. The second program explores what factors motivate people to run for congressional office and profiles 5 different members of Congress
Congress: we the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 6 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 geographic areas and people
Congress: we the people( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first program shows U.S. congressional committees at work, struggling between the local interests of their constituencies and national interests. The second program illustrates how members of Congress balance the need to be effective in Washington with the necessity of staying in touch with their districts
Congress, we the people( Visual )

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

Procedures in the House favor the institution as a whole while those of the Senate lean toward satisfying individual members. Shows the complex organization in terms of its buildings, services and employees
Congress, we the people( Visual )

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

Looks at how media coverage has grown as Congressional debates have become open to the public. Discusses the ethical dilemma each Congressman faces in balancing needs of constituents, party and lobbyists
 
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