TITLE

House gives Barshefsky a pass

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;3/12/1997, Vol. 173 Issue 48, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the US House of Representatives has allowed Charlene Barshefsky to become a trade representative of the country with its approval of a waiver of a law that would have barred her from service.
ACCESSION #
9704203757

 

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