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responsible use of power a critical analysis of the congressional budget process by John S. Saloma

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Published by American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Budget -- United States,
  • Fiscal policy -- United States

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Statementby John S. Saloma.
LC ClassificationsHJ2013.U5 S2
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 101 p. (p. 99-101 advertisements)
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5907860M
LC Control Number64008109

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