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- Tax Reform Study Group Assembled. // Network News;Summer2013, p24
The article reports on the appointment of a tax reform study team to study on the subject that prompts difficulty in passing laws in the legislature in Washington, D.C. due to political reasons.
- D.C. vouchers: The latest trick. // American Teacher;Nov2003, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p10
Reports on the planned introduction of a legislative bill by Republican congressional leaders to promote the private school voucher initiative in Washington D.C. Incorporation of a District appropriations bill; Opposition of several legislators to the bill; Addition of several amendments to the...
- ENR Washington observer. Winston, Sherie; Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;3/4/96, Vol. 236 Issue 9, p5
Presents news from Washington, D.C. Interest in amending Fair Labor Standards Act; Reform of Occupational Safety and Health Act; Department of Energy's cost of cleaning uranium enrichment facilities; More news.
- WASHINGTON WIRE. T. R. B. // New Republic;1/22/51, Vol. 124 Issue 4, p3
The article presents information on various political developments in Washington. The American Government does not honestly represent the nation's liberal sentiment for a number of mechanical reasons. One of these is the Rottenborough system by which state legislatures and representation in...
- From Biracial Democracy to Direct Rule: The End of Self-Government in the Nation's Capital, 1865-1878. Harrison, Robert // Journal of Policy History;Apr2006, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p241
This article focuses on the transition from biracial democracy to direct democracy in Washington, D.C. during the years 1865 to 1878. The decisions of many members of the U.S. Congress influenced the structure of government in the area. Many moderate Republicans were confident of their ability...
- WHOSE OX? // America;2/27/1937, Vol. 56 Issue 21, p493
The article reflects on the reactions of the Washington D.C. officials concerning their gored properties. It notes that properties was being gored when a unanimous vote Supreme Court held that the Industrial Act went beyond the powers vested in the Federal Government by the Constitution....
- Association of Settlement Purchasers issues strong attack... // Insurance Advocate;02/14/98, Vol. 109 Issue 7, p27
Focuses on the reaction of the National Association of Settlement Purchasers (NASP) to a provision in the 1999 federal budget. Comments of Executive Director William Kelly on the proposed budget bill; Effect of the proposal to the court system.
- SHOULD WASHINGTON, D.C., GET A VOTE IN CONGRESS? // New York Times Upfront;4/20/2009, Vol. 141 Issue 13, p22
This article presents a debate on whether the U.S. Congress should pass a bill that would give Washington, D.C. a vote in Congress. Supporters of the bill argue that Congress has the authority under the District Clause of the Constitution to give Washington, D.C. a vote in the House. Passing the...
- DC COUNCILMAN WANTS TO EXTEND LIBRARY HOURS. Schwartz, Meredith; Allsopp, Rebecca; Enis, Matt; Lee, Michelle // Library Journal;9/15/2012, Vol. 137 Issue 15, p13
The article reports that Washington, D.C. City Councilman Jack Evans has introduced legislation to extend the operating ours of the city's public library. INSET: IS YOURS THE BEST SMALL LIBRARY?.