TITLE

Congress needs a dictionary

AUTHOR(S)
Linden, Jack
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);3/ 6/2013, Vol. 110 Issue 48, p5A
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the need for the U.S. Congress to understand the constitution to learn about their job responsibilities following their approval of the sequester that would reduce public spending.
ACCESSION #
86410386

 

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