TITLE

Lawyer-Legislators and Support for State Legislative Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Engstrom, Richard L.; O'Connor, Patrick F.
PUB. DATE
February 1980
SOURCE
Journal of Politics;Feb80, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p267
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which examined the legislative behavior of lawyer-legislators in the U.S. Characteristics of lawyer-legislators; Investigation of the voting behavior of lawyer-legislators in the Louisiana House of Representatives from 1972-1975; Differences between the legislative behaviors of lawyer-legislators and non-lawyer legislators.
ACCESSION #
4815988

 

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