TITLE

Brawls brew over key posts in new House

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Rupert
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;11/20/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news about the United States Congress, as of November 2000. Gridlock in the 106th Congress; House Republicans' vote to retain the six-year limit on committee and subcommittee chairmanships; Competition for leadership in the Commerce Committee.
ACCESSION #
3804647

 

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