The Unilateral Presidency and the News Media

The Politics of Framing Executive Power

  • Authors
  • Mark Major

Part of the The Evolving American Presidency Series book series (EAP)

About this book


Media coverage of presidential actions can not only serve journalistic purposes, but can also act as a check against unilateral decision making. The book seeks to uncover how the news media has worked to curtail overreaching power within the executive branch, demonstrating how the fourth estate keeps presidential overreach at bay.


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