Dems playing politics with stimulus package

Blakeman, Bruce
February 2002
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/8/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p51A
Reports that Democrat Thomas Daschle, Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate is playing a partisan politics by holding up legislation for an economic stimulus package.


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