With the stroke of a pen executive orders and presidential power kenneth mayer on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the conventional wisdom holds that the president of the united states is weak hobbled by the separation of powers and the short reach of his formal legal authority in this first ever in depth study of executive orders. A valuable systematic and insightful examination of an important presidential power in the wake of terrorist threats and economic recession with the stroke of a pen might well lead one to expect significant executive orders and perhaps other unilateral presidential action karen m hult the journal of politics. The most comprehensive study to date of executive orders and presidential power in the united states american presidents have made of executive orders 4 page with the stroke of a pen . The conventional wisdom holds that the president of the united states is weak hobbled by the separation of powers and the short reach of his formal legal authority in this first ever in depth study of executive orders kenneth mayer deals a strong blow to this view taking civil rights and foreign . Shows how presidents have used a key tool of executive power to wield their inherent legal authority and pursue policy without congressional interference this book argues that throughout the nations life executive orders have allowed presidents to make momentous unilateral policy choices creating and abolishing executive branch agencies
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