TITLE

Conrad takes a knife to Obama's spending plan

AUTHOR(S)
Bolton, Alexander
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Hill;3/25/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the budget resolution proposed by U.S. Senator Kent Conrad which could cut U.S. President Barack Obama's discretionary spending by half.
ACCESSION #
37357470

 

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