TITLE

The Efficiency Byrd

AUTHOR(S)
Wieck, Paul R.
PUB. DATE
January 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;1/20/73, Vol. 168 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on policies instituted by Senator Robert Byrd to tidy up sloppy work habits in the U.S. Senate. Key stipulations of floor rules implemented by Byrd in the Senate; Key goals and objectives of Byrd's rules designed to keep Senate traffic moving; Implications on the U.S. Senate.
ACCESSION #
10240697

 

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