TITLE

107th Congress Convenes With Historic Organizational Changes

AUTHOR(S)
Winston, David
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Advisor Today;Feb2001, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications of the 50-50 split between Republicans and Democrats on the power-sharing agreement and committee membership and leadership in the United States Senate. Significance of the position of Vice President Dick Cheney on the settlement of issues in the Senate; Changes in the House committee structure for the 107th Congress, which convened on January 3, 2001. INSETS: New Republican House Committee Members Of Note;House Committee Chairmen Of Note.
ACCESSION #
4294786

 

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