Jamie Whitten

June 1992
U.S. News & World Report;6/22/92, Vol. 112 Issue 24, p28
Reports that Jamie Whitten, 82, chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, temporarily turned over his power to Kentucky's William Natcher, also 82 years old. Whitten has been in Congress since 1941; Whitten has controlled spending proposals in districts across America for 13 years; Whitten suffered a stroke.


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