Mr. Merriam’s Marble Cake
Charles Edward Merriam Jr. (1874–1953) was an American professor of political science at the University of Chicago, founder of the behavioral approach to political science, a trainer of many graduate students, a prominent intellectual in the Progressive Movement, and an advisor to several US Presidents. Upon his death, The New York Times called him "one of the outstanding political scientists in the country". (Source: Wikipedia)
Layer Cake Federalism
Layer V Marble Cake Federalism
NAAG- National Association of Attorneys General March 7, 2023 - Utah Sues National Association of Attorneys General over Taxpayer-Funded ESG Investments
March 8, 2023 – ELZA: I stand with the Union
Merriam’s National Resources Committee Influence
Regional Councils of Government
National Association of Regional Councils
Metropolitan Planning Organization
State Constitutional Amendments
1972 – Virginia; Article 7 Section 1. (4) “regional governments”
1970 – South Carolina; Article 7 Section 15 “regional councils of government”
Declaration of North America (DNA)
Climate action and sustainability – a unique opportunity for global cooperation
- A History of American Political Theories. New York: MacMillan, 1903.
- The American Party System: An Introduction to the Study of Political Parties in the United States. New York: MacMillan, 1922.
- Non-Voting: Causes and Methods of Control. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1924.
- New Aspects of Politics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1925.
- The Making of Citizens: A Comparative Study of Methods of Civic Training. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1931.
- Civic Education in the United States. New York: Scribner, 1934.