Inside Washington

September 2001
National Journal;9/1/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 35, p2647
Covers update on politics in the United States as of September 2001. Opposition on the chairmanship nomination of Mary Sheila Gall; Views of Reverend Jesse Jackson on the faith-based initiative.


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