TITLE

Tense Times on the Potomac As Iraq, Deficits Monopolize the Political Spotlight

AUTHOR(S)
Rosen, Mark E.
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Sea Power;Apr2003, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the division among U.S. legislators on the war on Iraq issue. Emphasis on the political issues affecting the division; Efforts to promote between relations between Democrats and Republicans; Impact of the war on the national budget.
ACCESSION #
9533058

 

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