TITLE

In earmark fight, Flake targets Obey

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/20/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 74, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Representative Jeff Flake to adjust the federal budget of some government projects in the U.S. including the pet project of Appropriations Committee Chairman David Obey. Accordingly, many Republican leaders have supported Flake on its movement to make Obey disclose the earmarks in spending bills until the final stage of the legislative process. Meanwhile, Democrats claimed that the Grand Old Party lawmakers are acting like reborn reformers.
ACCESSION #
25581474

 

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