TITLE

Scrambling for prizes of their victory

AUTHOR(S)
Soraghan, Mike; Allen, Jared
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Hill;11/6/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 123, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the scramble of several Democratic representatives for position in the U.S. House of Congress after the victory of President-elect Barack Obama.
ACCESSION #
35402843

 

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