TITLE

Harlem's Rep. Rangel key architect of new legislation to help Africa

PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Jet;06/02/97, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at Representative Charles Rangel of New York and his work on the African Growth and Opportunities Act. Others who have worked on the measure; How the measure would help United States foreign economic relations with Africa.
ACCESSION #
9706065902

 

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