Barnes, Fred
January 1995
New Republic;1/23/95, Vol. 212 Issue 4, p18
Explains that it would not be easy for U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich and his Republican colleagues to employ the strategy called zero option in their efforts to reduce federal government bureaucracy. Details of the zero option strategy; Reason behind the appointment by Gingrich of Bob Livingstone as Appropriations Committee chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives; Possible programs that will be affected by the zero option strategy; Possible opposition of the strategy in the U.S. Senate.


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