2 edition of How the U.S. Senate works found in the catalog.
How the U.S. Senate works
H. Paul Jeffers
Using the ABM debate as an example, recounts in detail the workings of the Senate and the process of law enactment.
Bibliography: p. 93.
|Statement||by H. Paul Jeffers. Introd. by Mike Mansfield. Illus. by Ronald Dorfman.|
|Contributions||Dorfman, Ronald, illus.|
|LC Classifications||UG633 .J42|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||95|
|LC Control Number||70126175|
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