June 2003
New Republic;6/9/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 22, p8
Presents news briefs related to United States politics and government as of June 9, 2003. Support of Democratic Senator Zell Miller for the tax cut proposals of President George W. Bush, despite the stripping away by Republicans of a proposal that was included in the tax legislation that was eventually passed; Criticism of the Saudi Arabian government for removing editor Jamal A. Khashoggi of 'Al Watan,' a state-sanctioned newspaper that has been critical of Saudi Arabia; Characterization of the Bush administration's support of German political parties in opposition to German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder as both petty and stupid; Others.


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