About the Author
William F. Connelly, Jr. is the John K. Boardman Politics Professor at Washington and Lee University. He is the co-author (with John J. Pitney, Jr.) of Congress' Permanent Minority.
Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) was the 28th president of the United States. He was the author of Congressional Government; Division and Reunion, 1829-1889; George Washington; and A History of the American People.