October 2005
New Republic;10/17/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 16, p8
The author comments on issues related to politics and government. He notes that, in his role as special policy advisor to lobby firm Alston & Bird, Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle changed his position on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act related to corporate malfeasance. He describes repercussions from an advertising campaign for Osprey helicopters. He relates circumstances surrounding the death of Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat.


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