TITLE

The pork barrel barons

AUTHOR(S)
Pound, Edward T.; Pasternak, Douglas
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 7, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers the inside story of how one powerful congressional committee wastes millions of tax dollars. Examination of the activities of the House Public Works and Transportation Committee, which annually authorizes about $50 billion in spending; Examples of funding won by several congressional members; More. INSETS: Dollars and sense: How one project was approved.;Sign on the dotted line (use of polling card).;Pork spending and special interests..
ACCESSION #
9402167569

 

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