letter from mom to bobby: Dearest Bob, I think you should work hard and become President after Jack— It will be good for the country And for you And especially good for you know who. Ever your affectionate & peripetetic Mother.
Chester Alan Arthur (1829–1886) was the 21st President of the U.S. (1881–85. Becoming President after the assassination of James A. Garfield, Arthur struggled to overcome suspicions of his beginnings as a politician from the NYC Republican machine, succeeding at that task by embracing the cause of civil service reform. His advocacy for, and enforcement of, the Pendleton Civil Service Reform Act was the centerpiece of his administration.
| 14.09.2016 | Três dias após a troca de comando no Supremo Tribunal Federal, a presidente Cármen Lúcia e seu antecessor, Ricardo Lewandowski, protagonizaram a primeira divergência pública. O motivo: o aumento dos ministros do tribunal – teto do funcionalismo público e que tem impacto bilionário nas contas públicas diante do efeito cascata em instâncias inferiores.