Congressional Odyssey

Author: T. R. Reid
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1466834846
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In Congressional Odyssey: The Saga of a Senate Bill you will discover: - a cast of main characters including Jimmy Carter, Edward Kennedy, Walter Mondale, Hamilton Jordan, Howard Baker, Tip O'Neill, Russel Long, and other key political ...

The Odyssey

Author: Homer
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472088546
Size: 57.88 MB
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Translated into dactylic hexameter, this edition of the Odyssey recaptures the oral-formulaic experience as never before

Women Of Congress

Author: Marcy Kaptur
Publisher: Cq Press
Size: 12.56 MB
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Looks at the women who have served as legislators in the House and Senate since 1917, when Jeannette Rankin, the first woman elected to Congress, was sworn in

The Power Of A Plant

Author: Stephen Ritz
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 1623368650
Size: 63.85 MB
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These are the questions that Stephen Ritz--who became a teacher more than 30 years ago--sought to answer in 2004 in a South Bronx high school plagued by rampant crime and a dismal graduation rate.

The Congressional Experience

Author: David E. Price
Publisher: Westview Press
ISBN: 0786729961
Size: 12.15 MB
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This third edition is thoroughly updated to cover developments over the past several years - the Bush presidency, consolidated Republican control of the White House and Congress, the plunge from budget surpluses to record deficits, and the ...

The United States Senate

Author: Alexander P. Kessler
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781594548956
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(1940-1989) Garay, Ronald. Congressional Television: A legislative history.
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press ... Reid, Thomas R. Congressional Odyssey: The
Saga of a Senate Bill. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman, 1980. Ritchie, Donald A. "
The ...

Work Over Welfare

Author: Ron Haskins
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 081573509X
Size: 56.45 MB
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All will continue trying to influence the bill at every stage in its congressional
odyssey. A host of rules and traditions are in play that shape the committee
markup and how the bill can be formulated and changed. The chair of the
committee has ...

Cadillac Desert

Author: Marc Reisner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440672828
Size: 13.41 MB
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BOOKS. Chandler, William U. The Myth of TVA. Cambridge, Mass.: Ballinger,
1984. Powledge, Fred. Water. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1982. Reid,
T. R. Congressional Odyssey. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman, 1980. Wright, Jim.

Earth Odyssey

Author: Mark Hertsgaard
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307484084
Size: 34.38 MB
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Much of the story revolves around people like Zhenbing, Hertsgaard's charismatic interpreter in China, whose desire to escape poverty leaves him indifferent to his country's horrific air and water pollution.