TITLE

Pouring lobbyists on troubled waters

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Hill;5/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 53, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of U.S. lobbyists to pursue the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) despite issues on the federal budget.
ACCESSION #
56469634

 

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