TITLE

The Supermajority Strikes

AUTHOR(S)
Rapoport, Abby
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;6/3/2011, Vol. 103 Issue 10, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the assertion by the Republican Party of its status as the majority in legislative hearings in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
61210398

 

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