TITLE

Bush missile, energy plans hit by groups

PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Christian Century;8/15/2001, Vol. 118 Issue 23, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that ad hoc religious coalitions have criticized the missile defense system plans of United States (U.S.) President George W. Bush. Suggestion of Protestant, Catholic and Jewish leaders to redirect the money from missile defense to health care; Priority of the U.S. Congress to vote for military spending bill in September 2001; Signers who urged the rejection of Bush's military plan.
ACCESSION #
5071501

 

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