TITLE

Storm of bills before calm of Aug. recess

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Jim
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Hill;7/31/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 93, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the series of bills passed by Democratic leaders before the month-long August recess. This includes the breakthrough on a House energy bill which appears to alleviate concerns to ensure passage. However, it was said that it is unlikely to increase fuel-efficiency standards for automobiles and trucks, which is a key priority for environmental groups. Moreover, an overview of other bills that the Democrats wish to expand is offered.
ACCESSION #
26212398

 

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