TITLE

South Dakota Hill staffers set politics aside

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/11/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 103, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the party hosted by the staff of Senator John Thune for the office of Senator Tim Johnson to celebrate Johnson's return to the chamber after eight months of recovery from a near-fatal brain hemorrhage in South Dakota. Beer, wine, champagne and a few munchies were provided by Thune's aides for their one-time archenemies and rivals.
ACCESSION #
26746077

 

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