TITLE

Senate rejects $300-million cut in missile defense

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Human Events;7/05/96, Vol. 52 Issue 25, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Senate's rejection on June 19, 1996 of an amendment to cut the authorization for missile defenses by $300 million. Arguments for the amendment; List of Senate members and their respective votes.
ACCESSION #
9607241687

 

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