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By Executive OrderBureaucratic Management and the Limits of Presidential Power$
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Andrew Rudalevige

Print publication date: 2021

Print ISBN-13: 9780691194363

Published to Princeton Scholarship Online: September 2021

DOI: 10.23943/princeton/9780691194363.001.0001

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Executive Orders

Executive Orders

Structure and Process

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(p.49) 3 Executive Orders
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By Executive Order
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Andrew Rudalevige

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Princeton University Press
DOI:10.23943/princeton/9780691194363.003.0003

This chapter provides some background on the collation of executive orders generally, then details the creation of the institution of “central clearance” in the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Central clearance has served as both a proactive and protective process for presidents since the 1930s, especially after OMB (then known as the Bureau of the Budget) moved into the Executive Office of the President from the Treasury Department in 1939. It matches well with the kind of “governance structure” an information-seeking president might rationally construct in order to evaluate and winnow proposals for executive action.

Keywords:   executive orders, central clearance, creation of institution, Office of Management and Budget, Bureau of Budget, Treasury Department, governance structure

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