TITLE

Business groups that sought tax cuts now back centrist-brokered stimulus

AUTHOR(S)
Bogardus, Kevin
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Hill;2/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 15, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the call of the business groups, including the National Association of Manufacturers and the U.S. Chambers of Commerce, to the lawmakers to support the package negotiated by Senate centrist.
ACCESSION #
36615332

 

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