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Call # JK468.P64 C525 2009
Title Change for America : a progressive blueprint for the 44th president / Mark Green, Michele Jolin, editors ; with Ed Paisley and Lauren Strayer
Imprint New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, c2009
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Descript. xxxi, 665 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 593-649)
Subject Political planning -- United States
National security -- United States -- Planning
United States -- Economic policy -- 2001-2009
United States -- Social policy -- 1993-
United States -- Military policy
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2009-
Alt Author Green, Mark J
Jolin, Michele
OCLC # 231582085
Table of Contents
 Preface / John D. Podesta 
 Progressive Patriotism: How the 44th President Can Change Washington and America / Mark Green 
 The White House 
 Managing the White House for a Successful Presidency / John D. Podesta, Sarah Rosen Wartell1
 National Security Council / Samuel Berger, Tom Donilon9
 National Economic Council / Sarah Rosen Wartell15
 National Energy Council / Todd Stern, David Hayes22
 Domestic Policy Council / Tom Freedman28
 White House Counsel / Elena Kagan32
 White House Communications and Press Operations / Michael Waldman35
 Office of the Vice President / Lisa Brown39
 A New Office of Social Entrepreneurship / Michele Jolin42
 Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives / Shaun Casey47
 Office of Science and Technology Policy / Neal Lane50
 White House Chief Technology Officer / Mitchell Kapor58
 Economic Policy 
 Overview. A Pro-Growth, Progressive Economic Agenda / Gene Sperling61
 Overview. A Progressive Agenda for Competitiveness and Trade / Laura D'Andrea Tyson78
 Overview: Science, Technology, and Innovation Challenges / Thomas Kalil90
 Overview: Economic Opportunity for All or a New Gilded Age? / Peter Edelman, Angela Glover Blackwell99
 Overview: Meeting the Challenge of the Housing and Credit Crises / Michael S. Barr109
 Department of the Treasury: Credibility and Flexibility for Economic Growth / Joshua L. Steiner118
 Office of Management and Budget: Ensuring Fiscal Responsibility and Government Accountability / Sally Katzen, Jack Lew134
 Office of the United States Trade Representative: Responding to the Changing Global Challenge / Ira Shapiro, Richard Samans148
 Department of Commerce: Proving Ground for Sustainable Economic Growth / Jonathan Sallet165
 Department of Labor: Promoting Opportunity While Protecting Worker Rights / Edward Montgomery177
 Securities and Exchange Commission: Restoring the Capital Markets Regulator and Responding to Crisis / Damon Silvers188
 Domestic Policy 
 Overview: America's Changing Demographics / Maria Echaveste, Christopher Edley, Jr.204
 Overview: Building a Vibrant Low-Carbon Economy / Bracken Hendricks, Van Jones213
 Overview: Health Care Coverage, Costs, Chronic Illness, and Demographics / Karen Davenport226
 Overview: Teaching All Our Children Well / Cynthia G. Brown235
 Overview: Immigration Reform Can Be Orderly and Fair / Cecilia Munoz247
 Overview: Government Transparency in the Age of the Internet / Ellen S. Miller259
 Overview: Renewing Our Democracy / Michael Waldman268
 Department of Justice: Restoring Integrity and the Rule of Law / Dawn Johnsen278
 Department of Health and Human Services: Delivering Efficient and Effective Health Care for All Americans / Jeanne M. Lambrew294
 Food and Drug Administration: Protecting Public Health Through Science / Virginia A. Cox307
 Department of Housing and Urban Development: Meeting 21st-century Metropolitan Challenges / Bruce Katz, Henry Cisneros319
 Department of Education: Restoring Our Nation's Commitment to an Equitable Education for All Americans / Judith A. Winston335
 US, Department of Transportation: Green Reforms for Environmental and Consumer Safety / Joan Claybrook347
 Environmental Protection Agency: Restoring Scientific Integrity, Sound Regulation, Fair Enforcement, and Transparency / Carol M. Browner360
 Department of Agriculture: Tackling Food and Energy Crises Amid Global Warming / James R. Lyons375
 Department of the Interior: Natural Resources Serving Society / John Leshy388
 Federal Communications Commission: Preparing the Way for Ubiquitous Broadband / Larry Irving401
 Federal Trade Commission: Consumer Protection and Competition for a 21st-century Economy / Joan Z. Bernstein, Ann Malester413
 Corporation for National and Community Service: Supporting Civic Action to Solve America's Problems / Shirley Sagawa422
 National Security Policy 
 Overview: Containing the Terrorist Threat / Jessica Stern435
 Overview: The Costs and Benefits of Redeploying from Iraq / Lawrence Korb447
 Overview: Reducing Global Poverty Is a Moral and Security Imperative / Gayle Smith458
 Overview: Securing America from Nuclear Threats / Joseph Cirincione467
 Overview: Prepare Our Homeland for the Worst, but Prepare Smartly / P. J. Crowley, Steve Richetti476
 Overview: National Security, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law / Harold Hongju Koh490
 Overview: Public Diplomacy Can Help Restore Lost U.S. Credibility / Doug Wilson498
 Department of Defense: The Challenge of Transition During Wartime / Rudy deLeon502
 Department of State: Rebuilding and Repositioning America's Diplomatic Strength / Gregory B. Craig514
 Department of Homeland Security: Rebuilding to Create What Should Have Been from the Beginning / Clark Kent Ervin528
 Federal Emergency Management Agency: Rebuilding a Once Proud Agency / James Lee Witt540
 Department of Energy: Implementing the New Energy Opportunity / Ronald E. Minsk, Elgie Holstein551
 Department of Veterans Affairs: Seriously Caring for Our Wounded Warriors / Gail R. Wilensky564
 The Intelligence Community: Making the Newly Created Bureaucracy Work / Jeremy Bash576
 Acknowledgments / Michele Jolin, Mark Green651