The GOP's Hearing Loss

Troy, Daniel E.
November 1999
American Spectator;Nov99, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p34
Discusses how the Republicans conduct hearing in United States. Authority of the chairman to choose witnesses; Importance of preparation before conducting a hearing; Information on Chairman Henry Hyde's Oversight Hearing on Hate Crime Violence; Details on the hearing process.


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