TITLE

Reform!

AUTHOR(S)
Kilgore, Ed
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Blueprint;Dec2004, Vol. 2004 Issue 4, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses various areas of the U.S. political system the Democratic Party should focus its attention. Information on election procedure that needs reform; Discussion on bipartisan redistricting plans in the U.S. Congress; Ways of reforming congressional ethics rules and lobbying disclosure laws.
ACCESSION #
15363170

 

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