The Unitary Executive During the Third Half-Century, 1889-1945
Christopher S. Yoo
Steven G. Calabresi
Even more important is Harding’s role in creating the Bureau of the Budget, which is
regarded by many as one of his administration’s more significant achievements340 and which
represents the precursor to the agency that has become the presidency’s primary mechanism for
centralizing control of the administration of the law: the Office of Management and Budget
(OMB). Pg 70.