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NOTEBOOK

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;10/24/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on issues related to U.S. politics and government. Opinions on U.S. President George W. Bush's nomination of Harriet Miers to the Supreme Court are related. The author describes how the Republican party majority in the House of Representatives used its influence to push through legislation benefiting oil refineries. He describes how Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) hiring rules regarding drug use are interfering with the recruitment of linguists.
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25649696

 

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