TITLE

FROM THE EXECUTIVE EDITOR

AUTHOR(S)
Schmitt, Mark
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
American Prospect;May2010, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various reports published in previous issues including the authors' view on the successes and failures of various citizen organizations in health reform and other issues, another by Spencer Ackerman on the survival of U.S. President Barack H. Obama's philosophy in the transition to governing and the institutional partnership by "The American Prospect" with Dêmos, a think tank based in New York.
ACCESSION #
49804417

 

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