By Stephen K. Scroggs
Relying on wide candid interviews from contributors of Congress and employees on security authorization committees and senior military basic officials, Scroggs offers a robust insider research with concepts. He examines the effect of tradition at the various skills of public firms, in particular the military, to pursue its organizational pursuits via lobbying or liaising Congress. Scroggs argues that regardless of structural similarities in how the 4 army prone method Congress, variations in provider tradition impact their relative luck in attaining their pursuits at the Hill.
Scroggs attracts 4 significant conclusions. First, regardless of a legislation prohibiting lobbying of Congress through public corporations, Congress perspectives lobbying or liaising by means of public entities, in particular the army companies, not just as a valid task, yet necessary to participants conducting their constitutional duties. moment, relative to the opposite providers, the military is considered by means of Congress because the least powerful in its lobbying. 3rd, the Army's patterned strategy with Congress is basically a functionality of its unrecognized and uncompensated tradition within the particular terrain of the nation's capital. Fourth, as a result want for balanced provider illustration to Congress, fairly much less potent military efforts have troubling implications for nationwide defense and military self-interest.
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Army Relations with Congress: Thick Armor, Dull Sword, Slow Horse by Stephen K. Scroggs