TITLE

Power House

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza, Ryan
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;12/24/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 26, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on relations between the administration of United States President George W. Bush and the U.S. Congress. How U.S. Senate majority leader Tom Daschle blocked much of President Bush's agenda; Increase in executive authority for President Bush; Report on fast track that will prevent Congress from meddling with trade deals submitted by President Bush; Attempts of Democrats to add S 15 billion in homeland security funds to the defense appropriations bill despite a veto threat from President Bush.
ACCESSION #
5743268

 

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