TITLE

For Divided Congress, Making Up Is Hard To Do

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, William
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
National Journal;2/28/2009, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the division in the U.S. Congress. It notes that Republicans perceive the stimulus plan as a challenge to their core principles. According to the author, President Barack Obama seems to have made a tactical error when he permitted House Democrats to create the initial stimulus plan. It cites that in spite of Obama's outreach, congressional Republicans felt ruled out by the Democratic majority.
ACCESSION #
36812952

 

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