Unformatted text preview: I like Obama. Gov’t hadn’t been all that involved before energy crisis – all gov’t had done was nuclear energy (bombs) – created new agency Credible commitments – homeland security – going to pay more attention to issue Why gov’t takes on new agencies and gov’t uses them Dep’t of justice reaches cabinet status Many new agencies, including dep’t of commerce, a dep’t to deal with Native Americans, etc. If you want to help struggling workers in urban district, create dep’t of labor, etc. Saw creation of agency right around election time Needed complete recoding – needed to rethink; reprogramming...
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- Spring '07
- President of the United States, executive branch agencies, Agent Executive branch, agency Credible commitments