TITLE

THE CURTAIN IS FALLING ON SEVERAL SENATE ERAS

AUTHOR(S)
Cook, Charlie
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
National Journal;9/1/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 35, p2694
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the retirement of Senate Republicans Strom Thurmond of South Carolina and Jesse Helms of North Carolina. Implications of their retirement to the United States Senate; Profile of the senators; Career of Thurmond and Helms in the Senate.
ACCESSION #
5151554

 

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