TITLE

Battle of the Budget

PUB. DATE
March 1982
SOURCE
National Review;3/19/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p270
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The comments on several issues relevant to the national budget proposed by the Reagan Administration in the U.S. Key issues examined include a proposal by Senator Hollings to increase levies on taxpayers, the position taken by President Reagan on the taxation issue and government efforts to balance the federal budget.
ACCESSION #
6073165

 

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